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Creator:
William Camden Edwards, 1777–1855, British
after George Perfect Harding, 1780–1853, British
after Nicholas Hilliard, ca. 1547–1619, British
Published by John Major, active 1828–1833, British
Title:

Nicholas Hilliard

Date:
1826
Medium:
Line engraving, stipple engraving, and etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 15/16 x 6 9/16 inches (25.3 x 16.7 cm), Plate: 8 7/16 x 5 1/16 inches (21.4 x 12.8 cm), and Image (tondo): 2 11/16 x 2 11/16 inches (6.8 x 6.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower center: "v"; on back, lower right: "y | 25A"

Lettered within image, in frame, with sitter's biography in Latin; lower center: "NICHOLAS HILLIARD, | A Fac simile of the very curious Miniature | by Himself, described on page 289, & still | remaining at Penshurst. | Copied (with permission of Sir John Sidney Bart.) by | G. P. Harding and Engraved by W. C. Edwards. | LONDON, | Published by John Major, 50, Fleet Street, Feby. 15th. 1826."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12379
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
artist | bust | costume | doublet | hat | illustration | jerkin | jewels | man | miniature (painting) | portrait | roundel (architectural element) | ruff | self-portrait | tondo
Associated People:
Hilliard, Nicholas (1547?-1619), miniature painter
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49479
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