Their Majesties and the Royal Family Viewing the Exhibition of the Royal Academy, 1788

Pietro Antonio Martini, Italian, 1738 - 1797, after Johann Heinrich Ramberg, German, 1763 - 1840

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1789

Engraving on laid paper

Impression: 15 × 20 in. (38.1 × 50.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PR.953.64

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Printed, lower left: The Portraits Design'd by P. Ramberg; lower left: P. Martini Scullp.t; center: PORTRAITS OF THEIR MAJESTY'S AND THE ROYAL FAMILY / Viewing the Exibition (sic) of the Royal Academy, 1788. / Pub.d March 6, 1789 by A. Poggi, St. Georges Row, Hyde Park

Course History

ARTH 83, History of Museums and Collecting, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2015

Exhibition History

The Art of Spectatorship: A History of Viewing from the Renaissance to the Present Day, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 2, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 19-April 6, 2008.

Selections from the Permanent Collection: An Introduction to the History of Art From the Year 1500 to the Present, Art 2, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 11-March 7, 1993.

Provenance

The Old Print Shop, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1953.

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