Arutin George [graphic] / G. Kneller pinxt. 1712 ; I. Faber fecit 1738.

Creator:
Faber, John, 1695?-1756, printmaker.
Physical Description:
1 print : mezzotint on laid paper ; plate mark 35.5 x 25 cm, on sheet 48 x 30 cm
Notes:
Arutin George was an Armenian merchant who came to England during the reign of Queen Anne. See British Museum catalogue.
Title engraved below image.
Abstract:
"Portrait, standing, three-quarter length, directed to left, facing and looking to front, his right hand on belt, wearing cloak and cap."--British Museum online catalogue.
Topics:
Merchants--Armenian.
Topics:
Faber, John, 1695?-1756, publisher.
George, Arutin.
Kneller, Godfrey, Sir, 1646-1723, artist.
Language:
English
Genre:
Annotations (Provenance)--18th century.--CtY-LW
Mezzotints--England--London--1738.
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
Call Number:
Portraits
G347d
no. 1+
Portraits G347d no. 1+
Orbis Record:
12838078
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr31222
Citation:
Catalogue of engraved British portraits preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum, v. 2, page 323
Smith, J.C. British mezzotinto portraits, v. 1, no. 152, page 356
OID:
15956804
PID:
digcoll:2795728