Hemskirke Drol-painter [art original] / G.V. [monogram].

Creator:
Vertue, George, 1684-1756
Published/Created:
[England]
[between 1720 and 1756?]
Physical Description:
1 drawing : ink and wash, with white highlights on laid paper ; image 15 x 13 cm, sheet 18.5 x 14.5 cm
Notes:
Title from caption below image.
Drawing that was later used in an engraving of John Riley: Anecdotes of painting in England / by Horace Walpole. London : J. Dodsley, 1782, v. 3, p. 122.
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 SH, 1774, among the rare books of prints and drawings in the library.
Signed in ink, in lower right of sheet: G.V.
Inscription in pencil, in front of title: Egbert.
Inscription in ink, lower left: se ipse pinx.
Inscription in ink, lower right on tab: in posses. Lady Dundonnal.
Abstract:
Drawing of Egbert van Hemskirk, Dutch artist, who was also active in England.
Variant Titles:
Egbert van Hemskirk
Associated Names:
Heemskerck, Egbert van, 1634 or 1635-1704 [Artist]
Topics:
Heemskerck, Egbert van, 1634 or 1635-1704
Walpole, Horace, 1727-1797
Language:
English
Genre:
Artists -- Dutch -- Portraits
Ink drawings -- British -- 18th century
Wash drawings -- 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 3664.7
Orbis Record:
8084639
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr19069
Citation:
George Vertue, Hemskirke Drol-painter. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
16034607
PID:
digcoll:2814229