Sara illustrissima Ducissa Somersetensis [graphic] : ex gente Alstoniana in agro Bedfordiensi / T.M.Q. f. ; Geo. Vertue Londni. sculpsit 1736.

Creator:
Vertue, George, 1684-1756, printmaker.
Published/Created:
[London? :
s.n.,
1736?]
Physical Description:
1 print : engraving on chine collé, on wove paper ; plate mark 450 x 316 mm, on sheet 493 x 339 mm.
Notes:
Title from caption below image.
Text in image: "M.S.P. Sara Illustrissima Nuper Ducissa Somersetensis ... MDCXCII."
After Jan Maurits Quinckhard.
Abstract:
"Portrait of Sarah Duchess of Somerset, whole length; seated to right in front of a curtain on an elevated pedestal, looking to front; wearing pearl earrings, and fur-trimmed cape over low-cut dress with lace collar and jewels; pointing downwards with the index finger of her right hand; her left hand resting on a crown on a table, next to a closed book; pillar on right; after Quinckhard."--British Museum online catalogue.
Topics:
Somerset, Sarah Alston Seymour,--Duchess of,--1631-169--Portraits.
Language:
English
Genre:
Chine collé prints--England--London--1736.
Engravings--England--London--1736.
Portrait prints--England--1736.
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
So695
no. 1+
Portraits So695 no. 1+
Orbis Record:
11380848
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr29720
Citation:
Catalogue of engraved British portraits preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum, v. 4, p. 144
OID:
15960341
PID:
digcoll:2796571