Corn. Poelenburgh pictor [art original] / G.V.

Creator:
Vertue, George, 1684-1756
Published/Created:
[England]
[between 1720 and 1756?]
Physical Description:
1 drawing : red crayon on laid paper ; image 15.2 x 12.7 cm, on sheet 19.0 x 14.5 cm
Notes:
Title in ink below image in Horace Walpole's hand: Corn. Poelenburgh pictor.
Signed in pencil, lower right: G.V.
Engraved portrait by T. Chambars in Anecdotes of painting in England entitled "Cornelius Polenburg" and identifies the work as a self portrait by the artist: ipse pinxit.
Drawing that was used as a basis for an engraving of Poelenburgh 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. 103.
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 Cornelis Poelenburgh (1594 or 1595-1667), Dutch painter and draughtsman, one of the first generation of Dutch italianates. He worked in the Court of Charles 1.
Variant Titles:
Cornelis Poelenburgh
Cornelius Polenburg
Associated Names:
Poelenburgh, Cornelis van, 1594 or 1595-1667 [Artist]
Topics:
Poelenburgh, Cornelis van, 1594 or 1595-1667
Walpole, Horace, 1727-1797
Language:
Latin
Genre:
Artists -- Dutch -- Portraits
Crayon 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 3664.14
Orbis Record:
8090833
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr19076
Citation:
George Vertue, Cornelis Poelenburg. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
16034614
PID:
digcoll:2814253