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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1849,0315.4

  • Description

    George Cliffford, 3rd Earl of Cumberland, head and shoulders in an oval set within a circular frame flanked by Mars and Minerva, and six lines in a cartouche below. 1590s
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1595-1600
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 212 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        With six lines of verse and the name 'William Rogers' around the left edge
  • Curator's comments

    This print was issued as a black and white facsimile by the British Museum in 'Reproductions of Prints in the British Museum', New Series Part X (Additional Specimens of Line-engraving by the Earliest Masters Working in England (About 1580-1680)), Published by the Trustees in 1901, where it was number III and described there as 'William Rogers. Portrait of George Clifford, Third Earl of Cumberland.'; see 1902,0820.1.3 (Shelfmark 245*.b.24).

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  • Bibliography

    • Hind 1952-64 I.262.4 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIc Mounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1849

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1849,0315.4

George Cliffford, 3rd Earl of Cumberland, head and shoulders in an oval set within a circular frame flanked by Mars and Minerva, and six lines in a cartouche below.  1590s  Engraving

George Cliffford, 3rd Earl of Cumberland, head and shoulders in an oval set within a circular frame flanked by Mars and Minerva, and six lines in a cartouche below. 1590s Engraving

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