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Creator:
John Faber the Younger, ca. 1695–1756, Netherlandish, active in Britain
after Sir Godfrey Kneller, 1646–1723, German, active in Britain (from 1676)
Title:

Sir John Vanbrugh

Part Of:

Collective Title: Kit-Cat Club

Date:
1733
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 1/8 x 12 1/16 inches (46.1 x 30.6 cm), Plate: 13 15/16 x 9 13/16 inches (35.4 x 25 cm), and Image: 12 1/2 x 9 13/16 inches (31.8 x 24.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "243"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "G. Kneller Bart. Pinxt."; lower center: "Sr. John Vanbrugh"; lower right: "I. Faber fecit 1733"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12655
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chain | coat | coat of arms | compass | crest | livery collar | man | pendant | portrait | shield | wig
Associated People:
Vanbrugh, Sir John (1664–1726), playwright and architect
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49178
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