Sophia of Zell, wife of King George the First [graphic] : from a drawing at Strawberry-Hill / S. Harding del. ; A. Birrell sculp.

Creator:
Birrell, A., active 1770-1820, printmaker.
Edition:
[State before shaded rectangle added around oval portrait].
Physical Description:
1 print : stipple engraving with etching on wove paper ; oval image 12.2 x 9.8 cm, on plate 16.5 x 12.8 cm, on sheet 17.8 x 14.1
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Plate from: The biographical mirrour. London : Published by S. and E. Harding, Pall-Mall, 1795-[1814?].
Cf. Catalogue of engraved British portraits preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum, v. 4, page 148.
Abstract:
"Portrait of Sophia Dorothea, half-length to directed to right, head turned to left, looking towards the viewer, hair in ringlet, with pearl necklace in open collar, curtain behind, trees in the right background."--British Museum online catalogue.
Topics:
Bawtree, William,--1744-1824--Ownership.
Harding, Sylvester, 1745-1809, artist, publisher.
Sophia Dorothea,--consort of George I, King of Great Britain,--1666-1726--Portraits.
Strawberry Hill (Twickenham, London, England)--Art collections.
Walpole, Horace--1717-1797--Art collections.
Language:
English
Genre:
Periodical illustrations.
Portrait prints--England--1802.
Stipple engravings--England--London--1802.
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
B619
no. 2
Folio 33 30 Copy 4
SH Contents B619 no. 2 Box 100
Orbis Record:
12824893
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr35008
OID:
16229218
PID:
digcoll:4083655