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Creator:
John Simon, 1675–1755, French
William Aikman, 1682–1731, British
Title:

John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll, 1st Duke of Greenwich

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1700
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 13 7/8 × 9 15/16 inches (35.2 × 25.2 cm) and Image: 12 5/16 × 9 13/16 inches (31.3 × 24.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol. P.19"

Lettered, lower center: "John Campbell Duke of Argyll & Greenwich & c. | Hereditary Justice General of the Shire of Argyll, the Western Islands & c. Hereditary Lord Lieutenant & High Sheriff | of the said Shire Hereditary Great Master of the Household in Scotland, Colonel of His Majesty's own Royal | Regiment of Horse Guards, Governour of Portsmouth, General of the Foot , Master General of the Ordnance, One of his | Majesty's most Honourable Privy Council, and Knight of the most noble order of the Garter"; lettered, lower left: "W.Aikman Pinx."; lettered, lower right: "J. Simon fecit"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9760
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:29562
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