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Print, Portrait of Robert Bertie, 1st Earl of Lindsey

This is a Print. It was print maker: J Houbraken. It is dated 1742 and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is engraving on laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Bruno Lasker and Bruno Lasker.

Its dimensions are

37.4 × 23.4 cm (14 3/4 × 9 3/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed below, lower left: "C. Johnson pinx.", center: "In the possession of Charles Bertie Esqr." ..."Impensio J. and P. Knapton, Londini 1742," lower right: "J Houbraken Amst. 1742." At the top as if chiseled in stone: "ROBERT EARL OF LINDSEY."

Cite this object as

Print, Portrait of Robert Bertie, 1st Earl of Lindsey; Print Maker: J Houbraken ; Netherlands; engraving on laid paper; 37.4 × 23.4 cm (14 3/4 × 9 3/16 in.); 1957-41-69

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