The Honble. John Armstrong,(1673-1742), Surveyor General of his Majesty's Ordance; Chief Engineer of England; Colonel of the Royal Regiment of Foot of Ireland; Quartermaster General, & Major General of his Majesty's Forces. ob. 15 Aprilis 1742. Ætat. 69.
Jas. McArdell Fecit.
|Main Creator:||McArdell, James, ca.1729-1765, engraver.|
The Hon. John Armstrong, (1673-1742), F.R.S., surveyor general of the ordnance, chief engineer of England, colonel of the Royal Regiment of Foot of Ireland, major-general; half length, facing right, looking to front, long wig, neckerchief, cuirass, cloak over left shoulder, with shields of arms on military trophy in centre of inscription; oval frame cut in rectangle.
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[between ca. 1748 and 1765].
Title printed l.c.
Physical description: 1 print : mezzotint ; image 35 x 25 cm., cut within plate mark.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M.Elmes. - Dublin 1937, p. 6.
Engraving attributed to James McArdell, (ca. 1728-1765).
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