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Mary Queen of Scots, receiving from Lord Buckhurst & Beale the sentence of Death pronounced against her & ratified by Parliament

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1854,0812.192

  • Title (object)

    • Mary Queen of Scots, receiving from Lord Buckhurst & Beale the sentence of Death pronounced against her & ratified by Parliament
  • Description

    Mary Queen of Scots on the left, rising from a seat where she has been reading, her ladies beside her in attitudes of distress, looking graciously to right towards the two lords who bring her news of her impending execution, the foremost holding a scroll, with a man leaning against the doorpost and two guards in the background; after Stothard. 1794
    Stipple and etching

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1794
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 420 millimetres
    • Width: 475 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with the title in English and French and 'Stothard invt. / Gaugain sculpt. / Pub. April 1794, by Tho. Philipe, Pall Mall Court, London.'.
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Imp)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1854

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1854,0812.192

Mary Queen of Scots on the left, rising from a seat where she has been reading, her ladies beside her in attitudes of distress, looking graciously to right towards the two lords who bring her news of her impending execution, the foremost holding a scroll, with a man leaning against the doorpost and two guards in the background; after Stothard.  1794  Stipple and etching

Recto

Mary Queen of Scots on the left, rising from a seat where she has been reading, her ladies beside her in attitudes of distress, looking graciously to right towards the two lords who bring her news of her impending execution, the foremost holding a scroll, with a man leaning against the doorpost and two guards in the background; after Stothard. 1794 Stipple and etching

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