Sr. Robert Walpole &c. &c. &c [graphic] / G. Kneller Bart. pinxt. ; J. Faber fecit 1733.

Creator:
Faber, John, 1695?-1756, printmaker.
Physical Description:
1 print : mezzotint on laid paper ; sheet 35.6 x 26 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Publication information based on that of the volume in which the print was issued.
Plate no. 28 from: Faber, J. Kit-Cat Club : done from the original paintings of Sr. Godfrey Kneller. London: Tonson and Faber, [1732-1735].
Plate numbered '28' in lower right corner.
Sheet trimmed to plate mark.
CtY-LW
Abstract:
"Portrait, half-length, directed to the left, looking towards the viewer, his right hand tucked into coat, his left hand on hip, wearing the badge of the Garter, a sash diagonally from his left shoulder, cravat, and long brown wig; arms below."--British Museum online catalogue.
Variant Titles:
Sir Robert Walpole &c. &c. &c.
Topics:
Faber, John, 1695?-1756, publisher.
Kneller, Godfrey, Sir, 1646-1723, artist.
Tonson, Jacob, 1682-1735, publisher.
Walpole, Robert,--Earl of Orford,--1676-1745--Portraits.
Language:
English
Genre:
Mezzotints--England--London--1733.
Portrait prints.
Format:
Image
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Source Title:
The Kit-Cat Club.
Call Number:
Portraits
W218A
no. 1+
Portraits W218A no. 1+
Orbis Record:
12542998
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr32916
Citation:
Catalogue of engraved British portraits preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum, v. 3, p. 375
Smith, J.C. British mezzotinto portraits, v. 1, no. 208, p. 381
OID:
15815268
PID:
digcoll:2782455