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George Granville Leveson-Gower, 1st Duke of Sutherland

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (probably, printed)

  • Date:

    1817 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meyer, Henry Hoppner, born 1782 - died 1847 (engraver)
    Phillips, Thomas R.A., born 1770 - died 1845 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E. B. Westwood

  • Museum number:

    E.481-1959

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PP, shelf 60, box A

Physical description

Portrait, half-length, almost left profile.

Place of Origin

London (probably, printed)

Date

1817 (printed)

Artist/maker

Meyer, Henry Hoppner, born 1782 - died 1847 (engraver)
Phillips, Thomas R.A., born 1770 - died 1845 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint

Marks and inscriptions

'Sutherland'
Inscribed in pencil

Dimensions

Height: 33 cm, Width: 27.3 cm

Object history note

An impression of the published state of this plate is in the Department of Prints and Drawings, no.27615.

Historical context note

The sitter is shown when second Marquess of Stafford.

Descriptive line

Print, half-length portrait of George Granville Leveson-Gower, 1st Duke of Sutherland. Mezzotint by Henry Hoppner Meyer after Thomas Phillips, 1817.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1959 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Techniques

Mezzotint

Categories

Prints; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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