Imitations of Original Drawings by Hans Holbein, in the Collection of His Majesty, for the Portraits of Illustrious Persons of the Court of Henry VIII
Engraved by Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), Engraved by Conrad Martin Metz (German, 1749–1827), Engraved by Charles Knight (English, 1743–1826), After Hans Holbein, the Younger (German, 1497 or 1498–1543), Printer William Bulmer (English, 1757–1830), Publisher John Chamberlaine (English, 1745–1812)
Place of Publication: London, England
ESTC (RLIN): T140028; Abbey, Life in England, 205; Ray, Illustrator and Book in England, 19
Overall: 56 x 43 x 5 cm (22 1/16 x 16 15/16 x 1 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 84 color stipple engravings
Not On View
(London: W. Bulmer, for John Chamberlaine, 1792[-1800]) Large folio; 71 leaves, plus 83 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped red morocco.
Reproductive engravings after portrait drawings by Hans Holbein the Younger
London: W. Bulmer, for John Chamberlaine, 1792[-1800]
Acquired in 1918 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.
William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent