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Creator:
Print made by John Corner, 1788–1825
after Sir Godfrey Kneller, 1646–1723, German, active in Britain (from 1676)
Published by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown, active 1804–1914, British
and Baynes & Son, active ca. 1821–1826, British
Title:

Sir Godfrey Kneller

Date:
1821
Medium:
Line engraving and etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper with cream chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 7/8 x 8 1/4 inches (27.6 x 20.9 cm), Plate: 10 1/2 x 7 15/16 inches (26.7 x 20.2 cm), Sheet (chine collé): 10 1/16 x 7 3/8 inches (25.5 x 18.8 cm), and Image: 5 7/8 x 3 7/8 inches (14.9 x 9.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "2/"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Ipse."; lower center: "SIR GODFREY KNELLER. | London, Published Jany. 1, 1821; for the Proprietor, by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, & Brown: | and Baynes & Son, Paternoster Row."; lower right: "Corner Inct."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12426
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
armor | artist | cloak | costume | curls | horse (animal) | landscape | men | nobility | portrait
Associated People:
Kneller, Sir Godfrey, baronet (1646–1723), history and portrait painter
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49464
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