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



Engraving on laid paper

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

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



Place Made: Italy, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


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

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.

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.


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

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