[George Carew, Earl of Totnes] [art original].

Creator:
Harding, G. P. (George Perfect), 1780-1853, artist.
Physical Description:
1 drawing : gray wash and watercolor on wove paper ; sheet 12.7 x 9.5 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 171 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.
Title devised by curator.
Unsigned; attribution to G.P. Harding from local catalog card.
With placement instruction "p. 170" written in pencil on verso.
Abstract:
Portrait of George Carew, Earl of Totnes; bust-length to the right, looking towards the viewer; wearing a ruff, a sash, and armor.
Topics:
Holford, George Lindsay,--Sir,--1860-1926--Ownership.
Holford, Robert Stayner,--1808-1892--Ownership.
Totnes, George Carew,--Earl of,--1555-1629--Portraits.
Language:
English
Genre:
Portraits--British--19th century.
Wash drawings--British--19th century.
Watercolors--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:
13755293
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr36888
Citation:
G.P. Harding, George Carew, Earl of Totnes. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
16704431
PID:
digcoll:4679417