Brantôme [art original].

Creator:
Harding, G. P. (George Perfect), 1780-1853, artist.
Physical Description:
1 drawing : pen and ink and gray wash on wove paper ; oval sheet 6.8 x 5.3 cm
Notes:
Date of production inferred from similar drawing in the same volume with the date "1805" written on it.
Formerly owned by Henry Davies, with his bookplate in volume. Purchased by W.S. Lewis from Heffer, August 1950.
Mounted on page 299 in an extra-illustrated copy of: Walpole, H. Reminiscences, written in 1788 for the amusement of Miss Mary and Miss Agnes B-Y ... From: The works of Horatio Walpole, Earl of Orford. London : Printed for G.G. and J. Robinson, Paternoster-Row, and J. Edwards, Pall-Mall, MDCCXCVIII [1798].
Title written in ink below image, on mounting page.
Unsigned; attribution to G.P. Harding from signature on a similar drawing mounted in the same volume.
Abstract:
Portrait of Pierre de Bourdeille, seigneur de Brantôme; bust-length, directed to the right; bearded; wearing a doublet; with a ruff and a medallion around his neck.
Topics:
Brantôme, Pierre de Bourdeille,--seigneur de,---1614--Portraits.
Davies, Henry--Ownership.
Language:
English
Genre:
Ink drawings--British--19th century.
Portraits--British--19th century.
Wash drawings--British--19th century.
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Paintings & Drawings
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
Source Title:
Reminiscences, written in 1788 for the amusement of Miss Mary and Miss Agnes B-Y ...
Call Number:
Folio 24 27 798
Orbis Record:
13719092
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr36774
Citation:
G.P. Harding, Brantôme. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
16704413
PID:
digcoll:4679392