by William Haines, published by Williams, published by Carter & Sons, published by Thomas Conder, published by Gores, Kaye, Reston & Taylor, published by and after Edmund Scott
stipple engraving, published 16 September 1811
13 7/8 in. x 10 3/8 in. (351 mm x 265 mm) plate size; 15 7/8 in. x 11 5/8 in. (404 mm x 294 mm) paper size
Purchased with help from the Friends of the National Libraries and the Pilgrim Trust, 1966
Artistsback to top
- Carter & Sons (active 1811), Publishers. Artist associated with 1 portrait.
- Thomas Conder (1747-1831), Publisher. Artist associated with 1 portrait.
- Gores, Kaye, Reston & Taylor (active 1811), Publishers. Artist associated with 1 portrait.
- William Haines (1778-1848), Engraver and painter. Artist associated with 19 portraits.
- Edmund Scott (1758-circa 1811), Engraver and draughtsman. Artist associated with 20 portraits.
- Williams (active 1806-1818), Publisher. Artist associated with 5 portraits.
Placesback to top
- Place made: United Kingdom: England, London (Bucklersbury, London)
- Place made: United Kingdom: England, London (Royal Exchange, London)
- Place made: United Kingdom: England, London (Stationers Court, London)
- Place made: United Kingdom: England, Sussex (Brighton)
- Place made: United Kingdom: England, Merseyside (Liverpool)
Events of 1811back to top
Current affairsGeorge III's insanity is finally publicly admitted amidst arguments in Parliament over the credibility of his doctors. George, Prince of Wales is appointed Regent despite doubts over his capacity to rule effectively. This prompts the Prince's final split with the Catholic Mrs Fitzherbert, his clandestine wife
Art and scienceJohn Loudon McAdam presents his new road surfacing technique to Parliament.
Jane Austen publishes Sense and Sensibility.
Sculptor Francis Leggatt Chantrey exhibits at the Royal Academy for the first time with a celebrated bust of the radical John Horne Tooke.
InternationalBattle of Albuera; British invade French-held Badajoz in Spain under William Carr Beresford and are victorious over Marshal Soult.
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