Ann H. Judson

Method Steel engraving
Artist [Anonymous]
Published [c. 1820-1840]
Dimensions Image 67 x 52 mm, Sheet 146 x 95 mm
Notes A half length portrait of Ann Judson, turned to the right, gazing directly at the viewer, wearing a simple dress with puff sleeves, and a frilled collar. Her hair curled and tied up.

A facsimile signature of the sitter below the portrait: "Ann H. Judson"

Ann (nee Hasseltine) Judson (1789-1826) was the first female American missionary to travel abroad. She was born in Massachusetts, married Adoniram Judson in 1810, and travelled with him to India and Burma as a missionary.

Thomas Illman (fl. 1820-1860) and Pilbrow (fl. 1820-1840) were printmakers and publishers, active in New York, working in collaboration.

Condition: Trimmed within plate mark, and laid to album page
Framing unmounted
Price £45.00
Stock ID 46885