Robert Smirke, Jr., Architect of British Museum, between 1769 and 1837

  • George Dance, English, 1700-1768
  • William Daniell, English, 1769-1837

Engraving printed in black ink on wove paper

  • Framed: Plate: 10 3/4 × 8 inches (27.3 × 20.3 cm) Sheet: 15 1/2 × 9 7/8 inches (39.4 × 25.1 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S347

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Male
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Portrait
  • Engraving (print)
  • Bust
  • England

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, in plate, lower left: Geo. Dance del Inscribed, lower right: Wm. Daniell Fecit. Inscribed, lower center: Robert Smirke, Junr.

Provenance

August 1885, N. C. Perkins. 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

William Daniell; after George Dance, Robert Smirke, Jr., Architect of British Museum, between 1769 and 1837, engraving printed in black ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S347.