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Creator:
John Simon, 1675–1755, French
after Sir Godfrey Kneller, 1646–1723, German, active in Britain (from 1676)
Title:

Charles Sackville, 6th Earl of Dorset, 1st Earl of Middlesex

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 14 1/16 × 10 inches (35.7 × 25.4 cm) and Image: 12 13/16 × 10 inches (32.5 × 25.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Vol.2 P.107"

Watermark

Lettered, lower center: "The Right Honble Charles Earl of Dorset and Middlesex Baron Buckhurst, | Lord Chamberlain of the Household, One of their MAjtIES most Honble Privy Councel; Lord | Lieutenant of the County of Sussex, and Knight of the most Noble Order of the Garter etc."; lettered, lower left: "G.Kneller S.R.: Imp; et Angl. eques Pinxit"; lettered, lower center: "J.Simon fecit"; lettered, lower right: "Sold by J.Simon, against Cross Lane in long Acre."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9891
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:25552
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