"Returning Thanks to Almighty God"

Print

Creator:

Atkinson, J. A.

Date:

1814 - 1814

Materials:

Wove paper and Ink

Dimensions:

W 40.5 cm x H 30.5 cm

Accession Number:

577.84

Credit Line:

Gift. Brasol, Alexander

Description

Hand-tinted aquatint, "Returning Thanks to Almighty God." Depicts Emperor Alexander I, Emperor Francis I of Austria, and the Prussian King Frederick William III kneeling after receiving news of victory at the Battle of Leipzig. Below image is lettering in English describing the event and the persons depicted.

Inscriptions & Markings

Signed in lower left: J.A. Atkinson Del. In lower right: M. Dubourg Sculpt. In lower center: Published & Sold March 1st 1814 by EDWd. ORME, Publisher to his Majesty and H.R.H. the Prince Regent, Bond St. (corner of Brook St.) London.