The Honble. Lady Stanhope [graphic] / from an original picture painted by Benjamin Wilson, F.R.S. & Ac.R. Ups. Soc. ; engrav'd by James Basire 1772.

Creator:
Basire, James, 1730-1802, printmaker.
Published/Created:
[London] :
Publish'd according to Act of Parliament,
the first of May 1772.
Physical Description:
1 print : engraving on laid paper ; sheet 517 x 355 mm
Notes:
Title from caption below image.
Place of publication from printmaker's place of activity.
Description based on imperfect impression; sheet trimmed to plate mark.
CtY-LW
Abstract:
"Portrait of Ann de Laval, Countess Stanhope; full-length seated directed to left, wearing mourning and a heavy shawl over her hair, leaning her head on her right hand and looking up and ahead, with a skull, bones, candle and books on the table by her right elbow, a curtain and columns behind to right, surmounted by decorations like crows with wings spread, over a corpse; state with scratched production details"--British Museum online catalogue.
Variant Titles:
Honorable Lady Stanhope
Topics:
Wilson, Benjamin, 1721-1788, artist.
Language:
English
Genre:
Engravings--England--London--1772.
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
St786
no. 1
Portraits St786 no. 1+
Orbis Record:
11083250
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr29187
Citation:
Catalogue of engraved British portraits preserved in the Department of prints and drawings in the British museum, v. 4, p. 175
OID:
15960302
PID:
digcoll:2796520