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Creator:
John Faber the Younger, ca. 1695–1756, Netherlandish, active in Britain
after Jean Fournier, c. 1700–1765
Title:
Willem van Keppel, 2nd Earl of Albermarle
Date:
1751
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 7/8 × 10 3/4 inches (37.8 × 27.3 cm), Plate: 13 15/16 × 9 15/16 inches (35.4 × 25.2 cm), and Image: 12 3/16 × 9 13/16 inches (31 × 24.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.1 P.10"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "3/6"

Lettered, lower left: "J. Fournier Pinxt. a La haye 1749"; lettered, lower center: "The Right Honble William Anne, Keppel, Earl of Albermarle, Viscount Bury, | Baron of Ashford, Groom of the Stole, Governour & Captn. General of Virginia, Colonel of the Coldstream | Regiment of Foot, St. General of His Majesty's Forces, Ambassador Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary | to the Court of France, one of the Privy Council, & Knight of the Most Noble Order of the Garter & c."; lettered, lower right: "J. Faber fecit 1751."; lettered, lower left: "Price 2 shill: Sold at the Golden Head near the Church Bloomsbury Square."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9749
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:26057
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