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Creator:
after Richard Sawyer, active 1820–1830
after unknown artist
Title:

The Lively Portraiture of John Felton who Most Miserably Kild [sic] the Right Hon. George Villiers of Buckingham. August ye 23, 1628. 1830

Date:
1830
Medium:
Engraving on medium, slightly textured, blued white, laid paper, mounted on, moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 24 × 17 1/16 inches (61 × 43.3 cm), Sheet: 10 1/16 × 7 11/16 inches (25.6 × 19.5 cm), and Image: 7 11/16 × 6 1/8 inches (19.5 × 15.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, verso, lower right: "Only 50 prints | H.R.[?] (No.8)"

Lettered, lower center: "The lively Portraiture of John Felton who most miserably kil'd | The right Honble. GEORGE VILLEIRS Duke of Buckingham August ye 23 1620.| Copied by Richd Sawyer from the extremely rare print (presumed to be unique) in the Sunderland Collection | London Published May 15, 1830, by W.B. Tuffin, 3 Hay Market."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.15086
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:31843
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