Title Tiberius, Emperor of Rome. Line engraving, 16--, after A. Sadeler after Titian.
Imprint [London (next ye Horn tavern Ind. Fleet-street)] : [Thomas Bakewell], [between 1700 and 1799?]


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Physical description 1 print : engraving
Lettering note Extensive biography of Tiberius in English prose engraved below the portrait
Bears number: III
Summary Half-length portrait from behind, facing towards the right, surrounded by an etched frame with swept centres and corners
Cite as Wellcome Library no. 664545i
Note One of twelve prints of Roman emperors, with the same borders as found on prints of twelve Roman empresses printed and sold by Thomas Bakewell next ye Horn tavern in Fleet-street, London. The prints of Roman emperors are inferred to belong to the same series as the empresses. Bakewell was probably not the first publisher to issue impressions from the plates: his imprint appears to have replaced an earlier, now indistinct, publisher's name
Lettering Tiberius Caesar.
Author, etc. Titian, approximately 1488-1576.
Sadeler, Ægidius, 1568-1629.
Bakewell, Thomas (Publisher), active approximately 1730? Emperors and empresses of Rome. Emperors ; no. 3.
Subject name Tiberius, Emperor of Rome, 42 B.C.-37 A.D.
Genre/Technique Portrait prints.
Engravings.
Copy photo no. L 49803
System no. .b16645455
Record no. 664545i