Mrs. Brooke. Author of Lady Julia Mandeville, &c.
London, Published May 1790, by Mano. Bovi, No.81, Great Titchfield Street./
Catherine Read pinx. ; Mariano Bovi sculp.
|Main Creator:||Bovi, Mariano, 1758-after 1805, engraver.|
Frances Brooke, (1724-1789), née Moore, writer and playwright, sister of Edward Moore the poet, wife of Reverend John Brooke; half length, slightly to left, looking to front, head resting on right hand, right elbow on book on table to left, left hand on open book on knee, ribbon in hair, loose dress with large sleeves; oval frame.
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London : Manriano Bovi, No. 81 Great Titchfield Street, May, 1790.
Physical description: 1 print : stipple ; oval image 24.1 x 20.5 cm., sheet 32.8 x 24.9 cm., cropped within plate mark.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M.Elmes. - Dublin 1937, p. 25.
Engraving attributed to Mariano Bovi, (1758-after 1805), after an original painting by Catherine Read, (1723-1778).
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.