Artist: Claude Lorrain (c. 1600 - 1682) was a famous French painter, who lived and worked in Italy.
Engraver: Richard Earlom (1743 – 1822) was an English mezzotinter.
Title: [Vol.III]. No.20. No title. [Landscape with St. Eustace - The British Museum].
The Possessors of the Drawings: [Vol.III.]. No.20. Richard Payne Knight, Esq.
Signed, numbered, and dated in the plate in italic: Claude delint. R. Earlom sculpt. No.20. From the Original Drawing in the Collection of R. P. Knight, Esq.
Dimensions: Image 8 3/4" x 11". Sheet 11 1/2" x 17"
Publisher: Pub. Jan. 20. 1802 by J.&J. Boydell. No.90. Cheapside; & at the Shakespeare Gallery, Pall Mall, London. More about John Boydell in our blog The Enlightenment man. More about The Shakespeare Gallery in our blog Shakespeare Gallery.
Materials and Techniques: Etching with mezzotint on laid paper. Watermark coat of arms.
Condition: Creases of paper. Stains. Foxings. Tears to the upper margin. A detailed condition report is available on demand.
Part of: Liber Veritatis. Vol. III. London, 1819.
Museum: Five Colleges and Historic Deerfield Museum Consortium. SC 1953.91.220.
Note: More about Liber Veritatis by Claude Lorrain in our blog Claude Lorrain. Liber Veritatis.