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Portrait of Lord Cornwallis

1799
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, worked in Italy, England, and Portugal, 1728–1815), After Arthur William Devis (English, 1762-1822)


Catalogue Raisonné

De Vesme/Calabi 0792, an intermediate state between ii/iii and iii/iii

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.1 x 24.2 cm (12 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

P10782

Medium or Technique

Etching and stipple engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom right, stamped in gray ink, the mark of The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

The Rev. J. Burleigh James, Knowbury Park, Shropshire (mid-19th cent.)(Lugt 1425); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund