Skip to main content

Frontispiece: A Father's Memoirs of His Child, by Robert Hartley Cromek

Image attached to P.792-R

An image of Frontispiece: A Father's Memoirs of His Child. Cromek, Robert Hartley, printmaker (British, 1771-1812). Blake, William, (British, 1757-1827). Paye, Richard Morton (British, op.1773-, d.1821). Engraving, black carbon ink on paper, height, plate, 218 mm, width, plate, 150 mm, height, sheet, 246 mm, width, sheet, 153 mm, 1806. Production Note: Frontispiece to A Father's Memoirs of His Child, by Benjamin Heath Malkin, 1806. Only the surround to the child's head was designed by Blake.

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

About this image

Frontispiece: A Father's Memoirs of His Child. Cromek, Robert Hartley, printmaker (British, 1771-1812). Blake, William, (British, 1757-1827). Paye, Richard Morton (British, op.1773-, d.1821). Engraving, black carbon ink on paper, height, plate, 218 mm, width, plate, 150 mm, height, sheet, 246 mm, width, sheet, 153 mm, 1806. Production Note: Frontispiece to A Father's Memoirs of His Child, by Benjamin Heath Malkin, 1806. Only the surround to the child's head was designed by Blake.

Image data

  • Accession Number: P.792-R
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/19.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H4D-31
  • Photographer name: Andrew Norman
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 644 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.4 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 598.99kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 19/1

Key words

19th Century afterlife belief Benjamin Heath Malkin Blake British School child children Cromek death deceased divine divine light English engraving Faith Fitz_PDP frontispiece heaven heavenly memoirs memorials memory mother mother and child oval portraits print Richard Morton Paye Robert Hartley Cromek William Blake winged wings

Colours in this image

rgb(237,227,210), rgb(106,98,83), rgb(159,149,130), rgb(138,127,106), rgb(191,177,152), rgb(211,199,176), rgb(194,185,166), rgb(132,116,97), rgb(181,163,140), rgb(211,204,188), rgb(204,187,169)

Citation for print

This page can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Frontispiece: A Father's Memoirs of His Child, by Robert Hartley Cromek" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/image/media-3570999730 Accessed: 2024-07-18 14:18:39

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this page on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/image/media-3570999730 |title=Frontispiece: A Father's Memoirs of His Child, by Robert Hartley Cromek |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-07-18 14:18:39|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/images/media-208925

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/pdp/pdp78/P_792_R_201801_adn21_dc2.jpg"
        alt="Frontispiece"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Frontispiece: A Father's Memoirs of His Child, by Robert Hartley Cromek</figcaption>
    </figure>
</div>
    

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...