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Creator:
George Vertue, 1684–1756, British
Title:
Mary, Queen of France / Charles Brandon, Duke of Suffolk
Date:
1748
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 22 3/4 × 34 inches (57.8 × 86.4 cm), Plate: 19 3/16 × 22 1/2 inches (48.7 × 57.2 cm), and Image: 18 1/16 × 22 1/8 inches (45.9 × 56.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Watermark

Lettered, lower left: "MARY Queen | of FRANCE"; lettered, lower right: "CHARLES BRANDON | Duke of SUFFOLK"; lettered, lower center: "Her Royal Grace | The QUEEN of FRANCE | Sister of K. HENRY VIII. | Married to LEWIS XII ye FRNCH KING | afterwards | to the Duke of SUFFOLK. | Inscrib'd to the Rt. Honble. JOHN Lord CARTERET Earl of GRANVILLE, from an Original in his possession. | by his most humble & most obedient Servt. G. Vertue."; lettered, lower right: "G.Vertue Sculpt 1748"; lettered, upper right: "PL.III"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, In Memory of Jeanne and Paul Rapoport
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.7.1
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:50042
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