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Creator:
after George Vertue, 1684–1756, British
after unknown artist
Title:

Lady Jane Grey

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1748
Medium:
Stipple engraving and line engraving on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 1/2 × 23 5/8 inches (49.5 × 60 cm), Plate: 18 5/8 × 22 1/2 inches (47.3 × 57.2 cm), and Image: 18 1/8 × 22 1/16 inches (46 × 56 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Watermark

Lettered, upper right: "PL.V"; lettered, upper center: "The LADY JANE GREY"; lettered, lower left: "BRANDON | Proclaimed | QUEEN. | This from an Original | in the possession of his Grace"; lettered, lower right: "DUDLEY | Ætas ib. | Obt. Ano. 1554. | Ad Archetypum, delin | et Sculpsit, G.Vertue. | by his Grace's most humble | and most Obedient Servant Geo:Vertue 1748"; lettered, lower center: "She was Daughter of HENRY and FRANCES | DUKE and DUTCHESS of SUFFOLK | married to Lord Guildford Dudley, | Inscrib'd to his Most Noble Grace ALGERNON SEYMOUR DUKE OF SOMERSET"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10335
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:26391
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Linda Colley, Crown Pictorial : Art and the British Monarchy : Exhibition Labels, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1990, p. 4, no. 7, N8219 K5 C761 1990 (YCBA)

Linda Colley, Crown Pictorial : Art and the British Monarchy, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1990, p. 25, no. 7, N8219 K5 C76 1990 (YCBA)


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