Ebony chair, formerly belonging to Horace Walpole at Strawberry Hill [graphic]: now in the possession of Mr. Webb, Old Bond Street / drawn & engraved by Henry Shaw.

Creator:
Shaw, Henry, 1800-1873, printmaker, artist.
Published/Created:
London :
Pubd. June 2, 1834 by Wm. Pickering, Chancery Lane,
[2 June 1834]
Physical Description:
1 print : wood engraving ; sheet 271 x 208 mm.
Notes:
Title engraved below image.
Text above image: "Date the beginning of the 17th century."
Abstract:
Probably representing one of the "pair of beautiful old carved solid ebony chairs, of the Elizabethan period, pierced backs, richly decorated with birds, flowers and figures, twisted rails, the frames finely carved in scrolls, and cane sear"--1842 Strawberry Hill sale catalogue, day 17, lot 54.
Topics:
Chairs.
Topics:
Pickering, William, 1796-1854, publisher.
Strawberry Hill (Twickenham, London, England)--Art collections.
Language:
English
Genre:
Wood engravings--England--London--1834.
Format:
Image
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
Call Number:
SH Contents
Sh534
no. 1
SH Contents Sh534 no. 1 Box 115
Orbis Record:
11183292
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr28280
OID:
11001155
PID:
digcoll:976163