'Portrait, Timothy Cole,' a signed wood engraving by John W. Evans, 1935; 'after a painting from life by his son Alpheus P. Cole.'

Title

'Portrait, Timothy Cole,' a signed wood engraving by John W. Evans, 1935; 'after a painting from life by his son Alpheus P. Cole.'

Subject

Cole, Timothy, 1852-1931

Description

A wood engraving done by John W. Evans for Alphaeus P. Cole. This engraving was of his father, Timothy Cole. Evans had worked for Cole earlier.  

Timothy Cole was an American wood engraver whose works included reproductions of Dutch, Italian, Flemish, and English pictures. He took part in the Paris Expedition of 1900, and won a medal of first class. 

His son, Alphaeus, was a noted portraitist. 

 

The coated paper measures 12 in. by 9 in.; the engraving itself measures 6 in. by 5 in.  

Creator

Evans, John W., 1855-1943

Source

Asmann/Anthony collection, bookplates

Date

1935

Rights

http://www.lakeforest.edu/library/archives/permission.php

Relation

Special Collection Pictures and Documents (Lake Forest College)

Format

application/pdf

Language

eng

Type

Image

Identifier

Asmann-Anthony collection--bookplates

Citation

Evans, John W., 1855-1943, “'Portrait, Timothy Cole,' a signed wood engraving by John W. Evans, 1935; 'after a painting from life by his son Alpheus P. Cole.',” Digital Collections - Lake Forest College, accessed December 13, 2017, http://collections.lakeforest.edu/items/show/5832.

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