Robert Emmett [sic]
Engraved by William Read.
|Main Creator:||Read, William, fl. 1824-1837, engraver.|
Portrait of Robert Emmet, (1778-1803), Irish patriot ; whole length, slightly to left, face turned and looking to right, standing in court when on his trial, arms folded, lawyers, etc., in background.
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[s.l.] : [s.n.], [between ca. 1824 and 1837].
Two impressions available of this print.
Portrait on verso of Mr. Frost by William Read, (fl. 1824-1837). See FROS- (1) for more details.
Physical description: 1 print : stipple ; 35.8 x 24.8 cm..
Citations/References: Catalogue of Irish Portraits / Rosalind M. Elmes. - the Stationery Office, Dublin 1937, p. 68.
Attributed to William Read, (fl. 1824-1837). The head of Robert Emmet is taken from James Petrie's painting of Robert Emmet. See EMME-RO (2) for details on engraving of James Petrie's painting.
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|EP EMME-RO (10) II||Prints & Drawings - Appt. only||Prints & Drawings|
Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.