Charles Spencer, 3rd Duke of Marlborough
- Part Of:
- Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, blued white, laid paper
- Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 13 × 9 1/16 inches (33 × 23 cm) and Image: 10 13/16 × 8 15/16 inches (27.5 × 22.7 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.4 P.228"; inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, lower left: "N13207"
Lettered, lower center: "His Grace Charles Spencer, Duke of Marlborough, | Master General of the Ordinance, General in Chief of His Majesty's Foot Forces, | Knight of ye most Noble Order of ye Garter, & one of his Majties. most honble. Privy Council &c. | Done from a Picture in the Possession of the Rt. Hon. the Earl of Pembroke; whom this plate is, | most humbly Inscribed by HIs most Dutiful and Obedient Servant. Richd: Houston."; lettered, lower left: "J.Reynolds Pinxt.1758 | sold by R.Houston Charing Cross."; lettered, lower right: "R.Houston Fecit."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
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Richard Houston, ca. 1721–1775, British, Charles Spencer, 3rd Duke of Marlborough, 1758
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