Samuel Nelson (U.S. Supreme Court Justice) by Max Rosenthal

Samuel Nelson (U.S. Supreme Court Justice) by Max Rosenthal

Samuel Nelson (U.S. Supreme Court Justice)

Max Rosenthal

Title

Samuel Nelson (U.S. Supreme Court Justice)

 
Artist

Max Rosenthal

  1833 - 1918 (biography)
Year
1903  
Technique
etching 
Image Size
19 7/8 x 16 1/8" image 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
not stated; probably of edition of 100 
Annotations
ink titled; engraved beneath: Copyright by Max Rosenthal; etched seal of the U.S. Supreme Court, lower left 
Reference
 
Paper
antique-white wove 
State
published 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
16844 
Price
$400.00 
Description
Samuel Nelson (November 10, 1792–December 13, 1873) was an American attorney and an Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. Nelson served as a state circuit judge from 1823 until 1831, when he became associate justice of the Supreme Court of New York. In 1837, he was elevated to Chief Justice.