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Henry Stafford Duke of Buckingham

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    1747 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Houbraken, Jacobus, born 1698 - died 1780 (engraver)
    Unknown (artist)
    John & Paul Knapton (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving on paper

  • Museum number:

    28156:2

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PP, shelf 6, box A

Physical description

Portrait, head and shoulders, slightly to right and looking to front in an oval border. The sitter is wearing a robe trimmed with fur, a hat and a chain with the badge of the Order of the Garter. Beneath is an historical scene.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

1747 (published)

Artist/maker

Houbraken, Jacobus, born 1698 - died 1780 (engraver)
Unknown (artist)
John & Paul Knapton (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Henry Stafford Duke of Buckingham. From a Picture at Magdalen College, Cambridge. J. Houbraken Sculps. Amst. 1747. Impensis J. & P. Knapton Londini 1747.'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 74.9 cm mount, Width: 53.4 cm mount

Descriptive line

Portrait of Henry Stafford, Duke of Buckingham in an oval. Engraving by Jacobus Houbraken after an unknown artist, 1747.

Techniques

Engraving

Subjects depicted

Duke; Garter star; Fur

Categories

Portraits; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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