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Robert Burns, 1829

  • Alexander Nasmyth, Scottish, 1758-1840
  • J. Robins & Co., English
  • Edward Scriven, English, 1775-1841

Stipple engraving printed in black on wove paper

  • plate: 7 5/8 x 5 3/8 in. 19.3 x 13.7 cm sheet: 11 1/8 x 8 7/8 in. 28.4 x 22.5 cm

Founders Society Purchase, Miscellaneous Gifts Fund

F72.283.159

In plate, lower center: ROBERT BURNS. / Painted by A. Nasmyth, - Engraved by. E. Scriven. / Published by J. Robins & Co. London March 2, 1829.

Kennedy Gallery and Edith Cole Silberstein

Edward Scriven; after Alexander Nasmyth, Robert Burns, 1829, Stipple engraving printed in black on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Miscellaneous Gifts Fund, F72.283.159.