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The Right Honorable Robert, Lord Romney: P.10-1957

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

The Right Honorable Robert, Lord Romney
Portrait of Robert Marsham, 2nd Baron Romney, 1712-1794

Maker(s)

Finlayson, John (Printmaker)
Finlayson, John (Publisher)
After Reynolds, Joshua (Painter)

Legal notes

Given by Louis C. G. Clarke, Trinity Hall, January 1957

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1957) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray

Dating

18th century
Production date: AD 1773

Note

Inscriptions on bottom "J: Reynolds Eques pinxt." and "J: Finlayson sculpt." and "Publish'd Octr. 13th. 1773, and Sold by J. Finlayson No.8 Orange Street Leicester Fields." and "The Right Honorable Robert, Lord Romney President of the Society for the Encouragemt of Arts Manufactures and Commerce. Engraved from the original in the possession of the society to whom the plate is humbly inscribed."

School or Style

British

Techniques used in production

Mezzotint

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.10-1957
Primary reference Number: 206110
Chaloner Smith: 13.III
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Monday 8 November 2021 Last processed: Monday 8 November 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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