Marguerite Countess of Blessington
H. Weekes ; Engraved by A. Collas's Patent Process.
|Main Creator:||Collas, Achille, 1795-1859, engraver.|
Margaret Power, Countess of Blessingon, (1789-1849), writer and socialite, 2nd wife of Charles Gardiner, 1st Earl of Blessington; head and shoulders, face left profile, low dress, hair smoothed above the ears and drawn up in a bun on the back; oval in ornamental rectangular frame.
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[s.l.] : [s.n.] , [between ca. 1815 and 1859].
Picture is from a medallion.
Physical description: 1 print : line ; image 19.8 x 15.7cm., sheet 23.3 x 19.7cm..
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M.Elmes. - Dublin 1937, p. 20.
Engraving attributed to Achille Collas, (1795-1859), inventor of the process of engraving in imitation of bas-reliefs and cameos which is known by his name, after an original work by Henry Weekes, (1807-1877).
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