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His Royal Highness William Henry, Duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh...

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Q,1.7

  • Title (object)

    • His Royal Highness William Henry, Duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh...
  • Description

    Design in an oval; half-length, in profile to the left, wearing waistcoat with star, powdered wig; scratched letter proof. 1771
    Mezzotint

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1771
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 374 millimetres
    • Width: 276 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image, "Hamilton pinxt/ R. Sayer Excudit./ R Earlom sculpt/ Published as the Act directs 1 May 1771."
  • Bibliography

    • Chaloner Smith 1883 16.Ia (minor errors corrected in Russell) bibliographic details
    • Russell 1926 16.III bibliographic details
    • Wessely 1886 29 (undescribed state) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Mounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    Q,1.7

Design in an oval; HL, in profile to the left, wearing waistcoat with star, powdered wig; scratched letter proof.  1771  Mezzotint

Design in an oval; HL, in profile to the left, wearing waistcoat with star, powdered wig; scratched letter proof. 1771 Mezzotint

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