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A Heroine
  • William Wynne Ryland, artist
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: Tyburn, England, United Kingdom
    Bartolomeo Schedoni
    1578–1615
    born: Formigine, Duchy of Modena and Reggio (present-day Italy) ; died: Parma, Duchy of Parma (present-day Italy)
  • A Heroine, 1767
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • stipple engraving, etching
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 412 x 308 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 560 x 370 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 16 1/4 x 12 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 22 1/16 x 14 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0056.04.a
Description

A woman stairs out at the viewer with a small smile. She wears a helmut-like hat with large plumage.