Miss Berry [art original] / D.E. Cronin fecit.

Creator:
Cronin, David Edward, 1839-1925, artist.
Physical Description:
1 drawing : pen and ink on wove paper ; oval image 8.1 x 6.9 cm, on sheet 19.2 x 14.5 cm, window mounted to 38.5 x 27.4 cm
Notes:
Borden Sale, American Art Gallery, 17-19 February 1913, lot 812. Rains Galleries, New York, NY, 27 November 1935 (W.D. Breaker sale), lot 688, bought in by Breaker. Purchased from William D. Breaker (through G.A. Baker) by W.S. Lewis, 1939.
Date from decorated title page indicating that the volumes of this copy were "... privately illustrated 1884-1890".
Mounted on page 162 in volume 11 of M.C.D. Borden's extensively extra-illustrated copy of: Horace Walpole and his world : select passages from his letters / edited by L. B. Seeley ... London : Seeley, Jackson, and Halliday, 1884.
Place of production inferred from artist's city of residence during this time period.
Probably copied from a print by Henry Adlard after a miniature. Cf. British Museum online catalogue, registration no.: 1939,0513.141.
Statement of responsibility written in brown ink in lower left corner of sheet.
Title written in ink below image.
Abstract:
Portrait of Agnes Berry; bust length, directed to the left; looking over her shoulder.
Topics:
Adlard, Henry.
Berry, Agnes,--1764-1852--Portraits.
Borden, Matthew C. D.--(Matthew Chaloner Durfee),--1842-1912--Ownership.
Language:
English
Genre:
Ink drawings--American--19th century.
Pen works--American--19th century.
Portraits.
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Paintings & Drawings
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Source Title:
Horace Walpole and his world : select passages from his letters.
Call Number:
Folio 225 884S Copy 2
Orbis Record:
13692216
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr36680
Citation:
David Edward Cronin, Miss Berry. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
16704376
PID:
digcoll:4679361