• Title: The Election
  • Creator: After David Wilkie
  • Date Created: 19th century
  • Subject Keywords: government, politics
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Signed in ink (inscribed in plate?), lower left: “D. Wilkie ft”; inscribed by hand on verso: “The original pen and ink drawing is in my possession / Howard Mansfield”
  • Object Type: Prints, works of art
  • Object Link: See this artwork on the Davison Art Center website
  • Object Credit Line: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Gift of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1947
  • Materials & Techniques: Photogravure after pen and ink drawing on white wove paper
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Edition: Photogravure of a pen and ink drawing (1947.D1.309.1) of the same title in DAC Collection
  • Dimensions: 1841
  • Bibliography: Campbell Dodgson, p. 28, describes as a photogravure representing an election speech by C.J. Fox; two impressions in black and blue ink are in the British Museum
  • Associated People: After David Wilkie (British (Scottish), 1785-1841)
  • Accession Number: 1947.D1.309.2