A well known society of Worthy Aldermen [graphic] / from an original picture by T. Hudson in Goldsmith Hall London.

Creator:
Faber, John, 1695?-1756, printmaker
Hudson, Thomas, 1701-1779, artist
John Bowles & Son, publisher
Sayer, Robert, 1725-1794, publisher
Published/Created:
[London] :
Printed for Robt. Sayer at the Golden Buck in Fleet Street & John Bowles & Son at the Black Horse in Cornhil,
[between 1752 and 1756]
Physical Description:
1 print : mezzotint on laid paper ; sheet 259 x 354 mm.
Notes:
Title from Catalogue of engraved British portraits preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum.
Printmaker from the Catalogue of engraved British portraits. from the Catalogue of engraved British portraits.
Publication date from the British Museum online catalogue, registration no.: 1902,1011.1231.
Description based on imperfect impression; sheet trimmed within plate mark with possible loss of text. CtY-LW
Abstract:
"Benn's Club; group portrait of six aldermen around table in club, all seen seated whole-length and mostly to front, waiter standing at left polishing glass; l-r, Sir Thomas Rawlinson, Sir Henry Marshall, Edmond Ironside, Robert Alsop, Benn and John Blashford, a letter on the floor at his feet addressed to him at 'Bowcombe in the Isle of Wight', franked by Sir Watkin Williams Wynn."--British Museum online catalogue.
Topics:
Ironside, Edward,--1736?-1803--Portraits
Genre:
Mezzotints--England--London--1752.--gmgpc
Portrait prints--England--1752.--gmgpc
Format:
Image
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
Call Number:
Portraits
B469
no. 1
Portraits B469 no. 1
Orbis Record:
11655340
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr30056
Citation:
Catalogue of engraved British portraits preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum, v. 5, p. 54
OID:
10922939
PID:
digcoll:552065