Artist David Wilkie, English, 1785-1841
Title
  • A Gentleman at His Desk
Date between 18th and 19th century
Medium drypoint printed in black ink on chine collé
Dimensions Image: 4 3/8 × 5 1/8 inches (11.1 × 13 cm)
Plate: 5 5/8 × 6 1/8 inches (14.3 × 15.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1257
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in black ink, lower left edge: [ ]tleman at his desk. | [ ] David Wilkie.
Inscribed, center lower edge: A Gentleman at his Desk. [ ]point by Sir David Wilkie. see Hamerton p. 275.
F.J.F. Bradley.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Hamerton, P.G. Etchings & Etchers. London, 1868, p. 275.