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Drawing - Copy of a portrait of the Duke of Marlborough
  • Copy of a portrait of the Duke of Marlborough
    Anonymous German School Kneller, Godfrey Bt
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Copy of a portrait of the Duke of Marlborough

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (possibly, drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1700-1710 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Anonymous German School
    Kneller, Godfrey Bt (Sir), born 1646 - died 1723 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Slightly executed, in black chalk, heightened with white

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.376

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 30

Physical description

Head of John, Duke of Marlborough, life-size, the face in full; Slightly executed, in black chalk, heightened with white.

Place of Origin

Germany (possibly, drawn)

Date

ca. 1700-1710 (made)

Artist/maker

Anonymous German School
Kneller, Godfrey Bt (Sir), born 1646 - died 1723 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Slightly executed, in black chalk, heightened with white

Dimensions

Height: 15.1 in, Width: 10.9 in

Descriptive line

Drawing, Copy after a print of the head of John, Duke of Marlborough, life-size, the face in full; Anonymous artist, after Sir Godfrey Kneller; Slightly executed, in black chalk, heightened with white; German School; ca. 1700

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum, 1874.

Materials

Black chalk

Techniques

Drawing; Heightening

Subjects depicted

Man

Categories

Drawings

Production Type

Copy

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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