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John Henry Manners, Fifth Duke of Rutland

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    26/03/1839 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lucas, John, born 1807 - died 1874 (engraver)
    Boys, Thomas Shotter, born 1803 - died 1874 (publisher)
    Sanders, George, born 1774 - died 1846 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E. B. Westwood

  • Museum number:

    E.437-1959

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PP, shelf 22, box A

Physical description

Portrait, full-length, in coronation robes, holding the sceptre with the dove, and facing half-left.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

26/03/1839 (published)

Artist/maker

Lucas, John, born 1807 - died 1874 (engraver)
Boys, Thomas Shotter, born 1803 - died 1874 (publisher)
Sanders, George, born 1774 - died 1846 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint

Marks and inscriptions

'John Henry Manners, Fifth Duke of Rutland Born January 4th 1778. Painted by George Sanders. Engraved by John Lucas. London, Published March 26, 1839, by Thomas Boys, Printseller to the Royal Family, XI, Golden Square, Regent Street.'
Lettered

Inscribed with the facsimile signature of the sitter

Dimensions

Height: 70.2 cm, Width: 45.1 cm

Descriptive line

Print, full-length portrait of John Manners, 5th Duke of Rutland. Mezzotint by John Lucas after George Sanders, 1839.

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

Subjects depicted

Peers; Sceptre; Robes; Coronation

Categories

Portraits; Prints; Scotland

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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