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Creator:
Willem Wissing, ca. 1656–1687, Dutch, active in Britain (by 1676)
and background by Jan Wyck, ca. 1645–1700, Dutch, active in Britain (from ca. 1664)
Title:

An Unknown Man, Probably the ninth Earl of Derby

Former Title(s):

An Unknown Man, Probably the 9th Earl of Derby

Date:
1684
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 49 3/4 x 40 3/8 inches (126.4 x 102.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed, lower left: "W. Wissing fecit. C24"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.18
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
battle | costume | earl | horses (animals) | men | nobleman | portrait | smoke
Associated People:
Stanley, William (1655-1702), ninth earl of Derby
Access:
On view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:497
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The British Castle : A Symbol in Stone, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2017, p. 17, cat. 12, V2722

William III, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2011, p. 22, V2340


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