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Creator:
Joseph Nollekens, 1737–1823, British
Title:

Portrait of a Man, Probably Lord Granville Leveson-Gower, first Earl Granville (1773-1846)

Former Title(s):

Portrait of a Man, Probably Lord Granville Leveson-Gower, 1st Earl Granville (1773-1846)

Date:
1810
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
Overall: 29 inches (73.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated by chisel on supporting column on back of bust: "Nollekens Ft. 1810."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1983.12
Classification:
Sculptures
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
diplomat | drape | earl | man | portrait | statesman
Associated People:
Leveson-Gower, Granville (1773–1846), diplomatist and the first Earl Granville
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1493
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Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977-1986, Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1986, p. 21, no. 66, N590.2 A7 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Duncan Robinson, Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977 - 1986, , Burlington Magazine, vol. 128, October 1986, p. 21, no. 66, N1 B87 128:3 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Ingrid Roscoe, A biographical dictionary of sculptors in Britain, 1660-1851, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2009, p. 909, no. 299, NB496 B56 2009 (YCBA) (Wall Shelf 3) Also available in online database (Herts [England] : The Henry Moore Foundation, 2010-) : see Orbis record for link to internet resource

Royal Academy of Arts, Exhibition Catalogue. 1811. 43d, Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts, no. 43, B. McMillan, London, 1811, p. 43, no. 941, N5054 A53 v. 2 (YCBA)

Angus Trumble, The Marble Bust, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2004, no. 9, V 1304 (YCBA)


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