Jacob Hall [art original].

Physical Description:
1 drawing : gray wash on laid paper ; image 15.1 x 10 cm, on sheet 16.2 x 10.6 cm, mounted to 21.5 x 18 cm
Notes:
After a painting by Jakob (Jacques) van Oost the Younger.
Date based on publication date of the work in which this drawing is bound.
Formerly owned by Richard Bull (the volume a gift from Horace Walpole), with Bull's armorial bookplate and manuscript notes. Sold by Elkin Mathews to W.S. Lewis, August 1932.
Mounted opposite page 88 in Richard Bull's extra-illustrated, interleaved copy of: Hamilton, A. Memoires du comte de Grammont ... Strawberry Hill, 1772.
Title written below image.
Unsigned; artist unidentified.
Abstract:
Portrait of Jacob Hall, the rope dancer and acrobat; long half-length, standing to the left; wearing a floppy cap, billowing white shirt, and bow tie; his right hand raised towards his chest; a comb on the table to the left.
Topics:
Bull, Richard,--1726-1806--Ownership.
Hall, Jacob,--Portraits.
Oost, Jakob van, 1637-1713, artist.
Language:
English
Genre:
Portraits--British--18th century.
Wash drawings--British--18th 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:
Memoires du comte de Grammont ...
Call Number:
33 18 Copy 2
Orbis Record:
13760990
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr36903
Citation:
Jacob Hall. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
16704445
PID:
digcoll:4679441