The right Honourable and most noble Robert Devereux, Earle of Essex and Ewe ... [art original] / G.P.H.

Creator:
Harding, G. P. (George Perfect), 1780-1853, artist.
Physical Description:
1 drawing : gray wash on wove paper ; image 9 x 6.4 cm, on sheet 10.5 x 7.5 cm, inlaid to 17.4 x 10.6 cm
Notes:
Date of production based on artist's death date.
Formerly owned by Robert S. Holford and George Holford; volumes sold at Sotheby's, 30 March 1928 (Holford Sale), lot 886, to Quaritch. Sold by Quaritch to W.S. Lewis, August 1939.
Inlaid opposite page 111 in volume 1 of an extra-illustrated copy of: Walpole, H. A catalogue of the royal and noble authors of England. [Twickenham, England] : Printed at Strawberry-Hill, 1758.
Seemingly drawn after the 17th century portrait print by Simon van de Pass that was altered by John Payne. Cf. British Museum online catalogue, registration no.: P,3.134.
Signed by the artist with initials in lower right corner.
Title continues: ... Visco. Hereforde, Lo. Bourchier & Louaine, Ba. Ferrers of Chartley.
Title written below image.
With placement instruction "p. 111" written in pencil on verso.
Abstract:
Portrait of Robert Devereux, Earl of Essex; half-length, turned to the right; wearing a wide-brimmed hat and a ruff.
Topics:
Essex, Robert Devereux,--Earl of,--1565-1601--Portraits.
Holford, George Lindsay,--Sir,--1860-1926--Ownership.
Holford, Robert Stayner,--1808-1892--Ownership.
Pass, Simon van de, 1595?-1647.
Payne, John, -1647?
Language:
English
Genre:
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:
Catalogue of the royal and noble authors of England.
Call Number:
33 3 Copy 14
Orbis Record:
13754429
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr36887
Citation:
G.P. Harding, The Right Honourable and Most Noble Robert Devereux, Earle of Essex and Ewe. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
16704430
PID:
digcoll:4679408