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The Right Honourable James Hewitt, Viscount Lifford: P.12-1958

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Titles

The Right Honourable James Hewitt, Viscount Lifford
Portrait of James Hewitt, 1st Viscount Lifford, 1709/16-1789

Maker(s)

Dunkarton, Robert (Printmaker)
Macklin, Thomas (Publisher)
After Reynolds, Joshua (Painter)

Legal notes

Given by Louis C. G. Clarke, Trinity Hall, April 1958

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1958) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray

Dating

18th century
Production date: AD/CE 1790

Note

Inscriptions on bottom "Late Lord High Chancellor of Ireland &c" and "Painted by Sr Joshua Reynolds" and "Engraved by Robt. Dunkarton" and "London Publish'd Jany. 1. 1790 by T Macklin Poets Gallery, Fleet Street".

School or Style

British

Techniques used in production

Mezzotint

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.12-1958
Primary reference Number: 206118
Chaloner Smith: 29.II
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Monday 25 October 2021 Last processed: Monday 25 October 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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