Earl of Essex [graphic] : the general of our gracious empress ... : from an original in miniature by I. Oliver in the collection of the Hon. Horace Walpole at Strawberry Hill / S. Harding del. ; F. Bartolozzi R.A. sculp.

Creator:
Bartolozzi, Francesco, 1727-1815, printmaker.
Physical Description:
1 print : stipple engraving on wove paper ; plate mark 19.2 x 14.2 cm, on sheet 26.7 x 24.7 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Plate from: Harding, S. Shakespeare illustrated, by an assemblage of portraits & views ... London : S. & E. Harding, 1793.
The word "general" in title is followed by a superscript "X" which is repeated one line below with the explanation: The Earl of Essex in the reign of Queen Elizabeth, chorus to the 5th act of Henry 5th. Pope.
Abstract:
"Portrait; bust, facing three-quarter to left, eyes to the viewer; head completed; clothes outlined; background blank."--British Museum online catalogue.
Topics:
Bawtree, William,--1744-1824--Ownership.
Essex, Robert Devereux,--Earl of,--1566-1601--Portraits.
Harding, E. (Edward), 1755-1840, publisher.
Harding, Sylvester, 1745-1809, artist.
Knight, William,---1847--Ownership.
Oliver, Isaac, 1556?-1617, artist.
Shakespeare, William,--1564-1616.--Henry V--Illustrations.
Strawberry Hill (Twickenham, London, England)--Art collections.
Walpole, Horace,--1717-1797--Ownership.
Walpole, Horace--1717-1797--Art collections.
Language:
English
Genre:
Book illustrations.
Portrait prints.
Stipple engravings--England--London--1791.
Format:
Image
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:
SH Contents
B28
no. 2
Folio 33 30 Copy 4
Folio 49 3582 (Oversize)
SH Contents B28 no. 2 Box 100
Orbis Record:
12786832
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr34986
Citation:
Catalogue of engraved British portraits preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum, v. 2, page 172
OID:
16229196
PID:
digcoll:4083627