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ID: 500003465
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500003465

 

Record Type: Person
Kirkall, Elisha (English printmaker, ca.1682-1742)

Note: Kirkall is noted as a printmaker for his successful combinations of printing methods, such as woodcut with mezzotint. He reproduced Raphael's tapestry cartoons and paintings by Willem van de Velde II using a mixture of etching and mezzotint with a chiaroscuro block. He also combined etching, mezzotint, and relief printing from pewter plates in a series of 12 prints (1722-1724) after Italian drawings in the collection of the Duke of Devonshire. Comment on works: printmaker

Names:
Kirkall, Elisha (preferred,V,index)
Elisha Kirkall (V,display)
Kirkall, Edward (V)  ....  erroneously referred to as
Kirkall (LU,U)

Nationalities:
British (modern) (preferred)
English

Roles:
artist (preferred)
printmaker
engraver (printmaker)
woodcutter
mezzotinter

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Sheffield unitary authority (England, United Kingdom) (unitary authority)

Events:
active:   London (Greater London, England, United Kingdom) (inhabited place)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Kirkall, Elisha (I)

Biographies:
(English printmaker, ca.1682-1742) ..... [BHA Preferred]
(British printmaker ca.1682-1742) ..... [GRLPA]
(British artist, circa 1682-1742) ..... [WCI]
(Engraver, circa 1682-1742) ..... [WCI]
(British artist, c.1682-1742) ..... [WCP]
(British artist, ca.1682-ca.1742) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(British artist, ca.1682-1742) ..... [PROV]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Elisha Kirkall ........ [VP]
..............................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
..............................  Provenance Index Databases, Authority file (1985-)
Kirkall ........ [PROV]
.................  Provenance Index Databases, Authority file (1985-)
Kirkall, Edward ........ [VP, WL-Courtauld]
................................  Witt Library, Authority files
Kirkall, Elisha ........ [BHA Preferred, GRLPA Preferred, WCI Preferred, WCP, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
................................  British Prints
................................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
................................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 22 Apr 2004
................................  Provenance Index Databases, Authority file (1985-)
................................  Witt Library, Authority files

Subject: ........ [BHA, GRLPA, PROV, VP, WCI, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  British Prints
....................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
....................  DNB: Oxford National Biography, 1912-1921 (1927)
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 22 Apr 2004
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der K√ľnstler (1980-1986)
....................  Union List of Artist Names (ULAN) (2002-)
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [VP, WL-Courtauld]
.......... Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 22 Apr 2004
.......... Provenance Index Databases, Authority file (1985-)
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