[Earl Nugent] [graphic] / JS ff.

Edition:
[Later state, with number 8 removed from upper left of plate].
Published/Created:
[London]
Published 14th May 1782 by C. Bretherton
[14 May 1782]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching & drypoint on wove paper ; plate mark 177 x 114 mm, on sheet 28 x 18 cm
Notes:
Title devised by cataloger.
Date of printing from watermark.
Reissue of no. 6059 in Catalogue of prints and drawings in the British Museum. Division I, political and personal satires; originally issued in 1782.
Gift of Joseph Verner Reed (Yale 1926) to the Yale Library, 1958. Portions were transferred to Lewis Walpole Library 1960. For other items from this gift refer to Beinecke Library's GEN MSS 1000.
Watermark: 1806.
Abstract:
"Portrait of Robert Craggs Nugent ... Irish peer and M.P. for St. Mawes. He stands, bending forward from the waist, his head in profile to the l., his r. hand extended, his hat in his l. hand as if speaking in the House of Commons ..."--British Museum online catalogue, description of an earlier state.
Associated Names:
Sayers, James, 1748-1823 [Printmaker]
Topics:
Clothing & dress -- England -- 1780-1790
Nugent, Robert Nugent, Earl, 1702-1788
Public speaking
Language:
English
Genre:
Drypoints -- England -- 1806
Etchings -- England -- 1806
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
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:
782.05.14.01.3 Impression 1
Orbis Record:
6768264
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr04948
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10723586
PID:
digcoll:947317