Artist after Henry Edridge, English, 1769-1821
Publisher Anthony Cardon, English, 1773-1813
Title
  • Lewis Schiavonetti 1765-1810
Date ca. 1811
Medium engraving printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 10 3/4 × 8 1/8 inches (27.3 × 20.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S241
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate within border, lower center: LEWIS SCHIAVONETTI, V. A. | Born at Bassano April 1. 1765. Died at London June 7. 1810. | Drawn by Hy. Edridge and Engraved by Anthy. Cardon from the original Drawing in his Possession. | London: Pubd. Jany. 1. 1811. by Anthy. Cardon 37, London Street, Fitzroy Square.
Inscribed, below the border, lower center: DEDICATED to the MEMBERS of the CHALCOGRAPHIC SOCIETY, by | ANTHONY CARDON.
Inscribed, in pencil, lower right edge: 2
August 1885, N. C. Perkins.
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)