BetaThis search tool is in development. Find out more.
Pictures

The death of General Wolfe, at Quebec, in the background are soldiers and the masts of ships. Engraving by W. Woollett, 1776, after B. West, the elder, 1770.

West, Benjamin, 1738-1820.
Date
1776

Where to find it


About this work

Lettering

To the King's Most Excellent Majesty this plate the Death of General Wolfe is with his gracious permission dedicated by His Majesty's most dutiful subject and servant William Woollett from the original painting in the collection of Lord Grosvenor. Painted by B. West, history painter to His Majesty. Engraved by W. Woollett, Engraver to His Majesty

Publication/Creation

London : Messrs Woolett, Boydell & Ryland, 1776.

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; image 42.5 x 59.5 cm

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 545970i

Language

  • English


Identifiers


We’re improving the information on this page. Find out more.