Nicholas Stone Junr. statuary and architect, ob. 165 [art original].

Creator:
Vertue, George, 1684-1756
Published/Created:
[England]
[between 1720 and 1756?]
Physical Description:
1 drawing : pen and ink on laid paper. ; oval image 9.5 x 7.4 cm, on sheet 11 x 9.5 cm, mounted on sheet 12.5 x 10.5 cm
Notes:
Title from inscription in ink below image on mount.
Inscription in ink, above oval image: This may be Nicholas Stone Jun. Painted at Rome ano. 1638 as he mentions in his journal.
Inscription in ink, below oval image: a sketch of a head pianted in Oyl in an oval. Sold in Mr. Gibbons [illegible] sale, called Mr. Stone.
Drawing that was used as a basis for an engraving of Stone in: Anecdotes of painting in England / by Mr. Horace Walpole. [Strawberry-Hill] : Printed by Thomas Farmer at Strawberry-Hill, MDCCLXII [1762], v. 2, opp. p. 23.
George Vertue, English artist, 1684-1756.
Purchased by Horace Walpole from Vertue's widow. Sold to Evans at the Strawberry Hill sale, day viii, lot 112. Purchased by Wilmarth S. Lewis from Drake, December 1949.
Not in Manuscript Catalogue of 1763, but recorded in the Description of Strawberry Hill Sale, 1774, among the rare books of prints and drawings in the library.
Abstract:
Drawing of Nicholas Stone Junior (bap. 1618-1674), English, sculptor and architect, second son of Nicholas Stone Senior (1585-1657).
Variant Titles:
Nicholas Stone junior statuary and architect
Topics:
Stone, Nicholas, bap. 1618-1647
Walpole, Horace, 1727-1797
Language:
English
Genre:
Architects -- British -- Portraits
Artists -- British -- Portraits
Ink 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 3664.16
Orbis Record:
8091278
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr19078
Citation:
George Vertue, Nicholas Stone Junior Statuary and Architect. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
16034616
PID:
digcoll:2814237