The Right Honble. Heneage Earle of Winchelsea [art original] / GPH [monogram].

Creator:
Harding, G. P. (George Perfect), 1780-1853, artist.
Physical Description:
1 drawing : gray wash on wove paper ; oval image 8.5 x 7.8 cm, on sheet 11.2 x 8.4 cm, inlaid to 17.4 x 10.6 cm
Notes:
"From a scarce print by Virtue [sic]"--Pencil annotation at bottom of sheet.
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 81 in volume 2 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.
Signed by the artist in ink in lower left portion of image using his monogram: The letters "G" and "P" below with an "H" centered above.
Title written in ink below image.
With placement instruction "p. 81" written in pencil below image in lower right.
Abstract:
Portrait of Heneage Finch, 5th Earl of Winchilsea; half-length to the left, with head in three-quarter profile to the left; wearing a long wig and a coat fastened by the top button.
Variant Titles:
Right Honorable Heneage Earl of Winchilsea
Topics:
Holford, George Lindsay,--Sir,--1860-1926--Ownership.
Holford, Robert Stayner,--1808-1892--Ownership.
Vertue, George, 1684-1756, artist.
Winchilsea, Heneage Finch,--Earl of,---1689--Portraits.
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:
13755515
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr36889
Citation:
G.P. Harding, The Right Honble. Heneage Earle of Winchelsea. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
16704432
PID:
digcoll:4679426