Search Results:

Viewing Record 1 of 1

Maker(s):Vertue, George after Isaac Oliver
Culture:English (1684-1756; Vertue) (born France circa 1565-1617; Oliver)
Title:Queen Elizabeth I
Date Made:1736
Materials:engraving printed in black on medium weight, cream-colored laid paper
Measurements:sheet: 15 1/2 in x 9 5/8 in; 39.4 cm x 24.4 cm; plate: 11 3/8 in x 7 1/2 in; 28.9 cm x 19 cm
Accession Number:  SC 2018.50.1
Credit Line:Gift of Professor Craig Felton, Smith College
Museum Collection:  Smith College Museum of Art

bust length image of a woman behind a parapet flanked by columns. A phoenix hovers overhead flanked by a lion and a dragon; a book and sword on a pillow lie below

royalty; women; allegory; portraits

Link to share this object record:

Research on objects in the collections, including provenance, is ongoing and may be incomplete. If you have additional information or would like to learn more about a particular object, please email

Viewing Record 1 of 1