Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.

A lavishly dressed lady accompanied by her black servant is having her fortune told by a seated old man wearing a black cloak. Etching by C. Heath, 1830, after A.E. Chalon.

  • Chalon, Alfred Edward, 1780-1860.
Date
[1830]
Reference
562826i
  • Pictures
  • Online

Available online

view A lavishly dressed lady accompanied by her black servant is having her fortune told by a seated old man wearing a black cloak. Etching by C. Heath, 1830, after A.E. Chalon.

Licence

Public Domain Mark
You can use this work for any purpose without restriction under copyright law.
Public Domain Mark (PDM) terms and conditions https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0
Credit: A lavishly dressed lady accompanied by her black servant is having her fortune told by a seated old man wearing a black cloak. Etching by C. Heath, 1830, after A.E. Chalon. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark

Selected images from this work


About this work

Publication/Creation

[London] : [Hurst, Chance], [1830]

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 10.6 x 8.4 cm

Lettering

Painted by A.E. Chalon; engraved by Charles Heath

References note

John Heath, The Heath family engravers 1779-1878, Aldershot 1993, vol. 2, possibly no. 1823.16, pp. 236-237 ("The prophet of St Paul's", p. 322 of The keepsake, 1830)

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 562826i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatusAccess
    Closed stores

Permanent link