Le Fevre [art original] / G.V. [monogram].

Creator:
Vertue, George, 1684-1756
Published/Created:
[England]
[between 1720 and 1756?]
Physical Description:
1 drawing : red and ink and wash with gouache on wove paper ; sheet 19.2 x 14.2 cm
Notes:
Title from item.
Drawing that was later used in an engraving of Le Fevre: Anecdotes of painting in England / by Horace Walpole. Strawbery-Hill : Printed in the year MDCCLXIII, 1783, v. 3, opp. p. 29.
George Vertue, English artist, 1684-1756.
Purchased by Horace Walpole from Vertue's widow. Sold to Evans at the Strawberry Hill sale, viii.122. Purchased by Wilmarth S. Lewis from Drake, December 1949.
Not in Manuscript Catalogue of 1763, but recorded in the Description of Strawberry Hill, 1774, among the rare books of prints and drawings in the library.
Signed in ink, lower right: G.V.
Abstract:
Drawing of Rolland LeFebvre (1608-1677), French born painter ; moved to England about 1676 and died in London 1677.
Variant Titles:
LeFebvre
Topics:
LeFebvre, Rolland, ca.1608-1677
Walpole, Horace, 1727-1797
Language:
English
Genre:
Artists -- French -- Portraits
Gouaches -- British -- 18th century
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
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:
Folio 49 3664.9
Orbis Record:
8084870
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr19071
Citation:
George Vertue, Le Fevre. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
16034609
PID:
digcoll:2814227