The Right Hon.ble William Aldrich Esqr. Lord Mayor of the City of Dublin 1742
Sold by T Jefferys at at at the Corner of St. Martin's Charing Cross and W. Herbert at the Golden Globe on London Bridge/
ALee pinxit ; Jn. Brooks fecit.
|Main Creator:||Brooks, John, fl.1730-1756, engraver.|
William Aldrich (1737-1797), Lord Mayor of Dublin, 1742 and 1744; three-quarter length, standing, directed towards left, full face, in wig, long cravat, official robes and chain of office, holding long wand in right hand over table to left, on which lie paper and cap, mace and sword behind, holding robe with left hand. With coat of arms and motto.
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London: Sold by T Jefferys at at at the Corner of St. Martin's Charing Cross and W. Herbert at the Golden Globe on London Bridge, 1742.
Title inscribed l.c.
Physical description: 1 print : mezzotint ; image 35.5 x 25.5 cm. cropped inside plate mark.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Irish Portraits / Rosamary M. Elmes. - Dublin 1937, p. 3.
Engraving attributed to John Brooks (fl.1730-1756), after an original painting by Anthony Lee (fl. 1724-1767).
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