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- Object: George John Earl Spencer, K.G. &c. &c. &c.
Portrait of George John Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer, nearly whole length, seated slightly to left in an armchair in a library room, with legs crossed, looking to left, holding an open book on his knee, his right arm resting on a table on which lies an inkwell with quill pens, a book, and two lamps; wearing double-breasted coat with star, fastened with three buttons; bookcases in background; illustration to Dibdin's 'Aedes Althorpinae' (1822); private plate; after Phillips; proof before letters.
Stipple and engraving on chine collé
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Height: 357 millimetres
Width: 257 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Another impression of this print (1861,0608.164) is signed by J H Robinson. It is possible that Robinson began the plate that Finden completed.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Aedes Althorpinae
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