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Creator:
Wenceslaus Hollar, 1607–1677, Bohemian
after Sir Anthony Van Dyck, 1599–1641, Flemish, active in Britain (1620–21; 1632–34; 1635–41)
Title:

Illustris & Excellent D. Dominus Thomas Howard, Comes Arundelliæ & Surriæ...

Additional Title(s):

Thomas Howard, 21st Earl of Arundell

The Collector Earl

Part Of:

Collective Title: Icones Principum Virorum Doctorum Pictorum Chalcographorum Statuariorum Nec Non Amatorum Pictoriæ Artis Numero Centum

Date:
1646
Medium:
Stipple engraving, line engraving and etching on medium, slightly textured, browned white, laid paper, mounted on, moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 14 3/4 × 11 inches (37.5 × 27.9 cm), Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 10 1/2 × 7 11/16 inches (26.7 × 19.5 cm), and Image: 9 11/16 × 7 5/8 inches (24.6 × 19.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, center: "[69 or 6g]"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "P.1353 I | a.apell. | US"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "web.129 I of 2 | ex c 24962"

Watermark: Eagle Collector's mark: "G.A.C." Collector's mark: "Dr. | WA | Pr."

Lettered, lower center: "ILLUSTRIS: & EXCELLENT: D. DOMINUS THOMAS HOWARD. COMES ARUNDELIÆ & SURRIÆ | Primus Comes & summus Marecallus Angliæ, etc. nobilissimi ordinis Gartery Eques. Serenissimi po | [?]tent[...]miq Principis Caroli; Magnæ Britanniæ Franciæ & Hiberniæ Regis , Fidei Desensoris, etc. in Anglia Sco | tia et Hibernia a Secretioribus Consilys et ejusdem Regis Ao1639. Contra Scotos Supremus & Generalis Militiæ Dux, | W.Hollar fecit 1646"; lettered, lower left: "Ant van Dyck Eques pinxit"; lettered, lower right: "J:Meyssens exc. Antuerpiæ"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10564
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:28143
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