Mr. Francis Place of York [art original] / G.V. [monogram].

Creator:
Vertue, George, 1684-1756
Published/Created:
[England]
[between 1720 and 1756?]
Physical Description:
1 drawing : pencil on laid paper ; image 11.9 x 9 cm, mounted on sheet 14.7 x 10.4 cm
Notes:
Title from inscription in ink in Horace Walpole's hand[?] on mount: Mr. Francis Place of York.
Sheet with image mounted on separate sheet with pencil border around sheet with image.
Signed in pencil, lower right: G.V.
Drawing that was later used as a basis for an engraving of Place in: Catalogue of engravers ... / digested by Mr. Horace Walpole from the mss. of Mr. George Vertue. Strawberry-Hill : Printed in the year MDCCLXIII [1763], opp. p. 87.
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 122. Purchased by W.S. Lewis from Drake, December 1949.
Abstract:
Drawing of Francis Place (1647-1728), English draughtsman, printmaker and potter.
Topics:
Place, Francis, 1647-1728
Walpole, Horace, 1727-1797
Language:
English
Genre:
Artists -- British -- Portraits
Graphite 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 3664.13
Orbis Record:
8090807
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr19075
Citation:
George Vertue, Mr. Francis Place of York. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
16034613
PID:
digcoll:2814243