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Creator:
George Vertue, 1684–1756, British
after Michael Dahl, 1656–1743, Swedish, active in Britain (from 1682)
Title:

Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford and Earl of Mortimer

Additional Title(s):

Honourable Edward Harley, Earl of Oxford

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1745
Medium:
Etching, engraving, and stipple on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 14 1/16 × 8 1/2 inches (35.7 × 21.6 cm) and Image: 13 9/16 × 8 5/16 inches (34.4 × 21.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "vol.5 P.262"

Lettered, lower left: "Michael Dahl pinx, 1728."; lettered, lower right: "Geo:Vertue Sculp, 1745."; lettered, lower center: "THE RIGHT HONOURABLE EDWARD HARLEY, EARL of OXFORD and EARL MORTIMER, Son of | ROBERT HARLEY, Earl of OXFORD and Earl MORTIMER, Lord HIGH TREASURER of Great Britain &c."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10149
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:26172
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