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Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery William Hunter Collections:
GLAHA 9137


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GLAHM 9137: 'The Right Hon.ble Eliz.th Lady Melbourne' 16/08/1771 - click to view larger image

"The Right Hon.ble Eliz.th Lady Melbourne" 16/08/1771

mezzotint

CRE FINLAYSON, John; (English; 1730-1776) AFTER REYNOLDS, Joshua, Sir; (English; 1723-1792)


Materials:
printed in black on laid paper
Dimensions:
49.7 x 35.0 61.0 x 41.3 (sheet)
Frame:
IU
Marks:
"J: Reynolds Eques Pinx.t. The Right Hon.ble Eliz.th Lady Melbourne. J. Finlayson Sculpt." "Published Aug.st 16th 1771 & Sold by J.Finlayson, Orange Street, Leicester Fields"
References:
10 SMITH, John Chaloner 1880 British Mezzotinto Portraits, London, Henry Sotheran and Co. 1878-1883, 4 vols
Notes:
Elizabeth, Lady Melbourne, was the only daughter of Sir Ralph Milbanke of Halnaby, Yorks. In 1769 she married Sir Peniston Lambe, who was created Lord Melbourne in 1770. She died 6 April 1818. This print was published soon after her marriage.
Keywords:
PORTRAIT : CELEBRATED BEAUTY : PEARL NECKLACE : HUNTER 2007 :

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