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Creator:
Jacobus Houbraken, 1698–1780, Dutch
after Sir Godfrey Kneller, 1646–1723, German, active in Britain (from 1676)
Title:

John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1745
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 14 5/16 × 8 9/16 inches (36.4 × 21.7 cm) and Image: 13 11/16 × 8 3/8 inches (34.8 × 21.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.4 P.227"

Lettered, upper center: "JOHN DUKE OF MARLBOROUGH."; lettered, lower left: "G.Kneller pinxt."; lettered, lower center: "In the Collection of the Honble. John Spencer. "; lettered, lower right: "J. Houbraken sculps. Amst. 1745. | Impensis J.& P. Knapton Londini.".

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10091
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:25968
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