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Creator:
George Vertue, 1684–1756, British
after Isaac Oliver, ca. 1565–1617, French, active in Britain
Title:

Sir Philip Sidney

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1741
Medium:
Stipple engraving, line engraving and etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 14 3/8 × 9 inches (36.5 × 22.9 cm) and Image: 13 11/16 × 8 1/2 inches (34.8 × 21.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.6.P.307"; inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "E. - 7"; inscribed in graphite, verso, center: "- [9] -"

Watermark

Lettered, lower center: "VIX . EA . NOSTRA . VOCO | Sr PHILIP SIDNEY Knt | Obyt A.D.1586. AEtat 32. | Inscrib'd to the Right Honble. PHILIP DORMER, EARL of CHESTERFIELD, & C. | from a Picture in his Collection. 1741"; lettered, lower left: "J.Oliver p."; lettered, lower right: "G.Vertue Sculp."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10229
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:26286
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