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The Rt. Honble J. H. Frere

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    06/01/1807 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Barney, William Whiston (engraver)
    Barney, William Whiston (publisher)
    Hoppner, John, born 1758 - died 1810 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Mezzotint on paper

  • Museum number:

    22980

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PP, shelf 14, box A

Physical description

Three-quarter length portrait, to front and looking to left; covered by a dark cloak and standing against a landscape.

Place of Origin

London (published)

Date

06/01/1807 (published)

Artist/maker

Barney, William Whiston (engraver)
Barney, William Whiston (publisher)
Hoppner, John, born 1758 - died 1810 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Mezzotint on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'John Hoppner Esqr. R.A. pinxt. Published Jany. 6 1807, by W. Barney 16 College Street. W. Whiston Barney sculp. The Rt. Honble J. H. Frere From the Original Picture by J. Hoppner Esq.'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 59.3 cm cut, Width: 44.5 cm cut

Descriptive line

Print, three-quarter length portrait of John Hockham Frere. Mezzotint by William Whiston Barney after John Hoppner, 1807.

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

Smith, John Chaloner. British Mezzotinto Portraits. London: Henry Sotheran & Co., 1883. Vol. 1, p.14.

Production Note

This state is an earlier one of that described in John Chaloner Smith, British Mezzotinto Portraits.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Mezzotint

Subjects depicted

Cloak; Landscape; Man

Categories

Portraits; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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