Drawn by J. Thurston ; Engraved by Chas. Pye.
|Main Creator:||Pye, Charles, 1777-1864, engraver.|
Henry Brooke, (1703?-1783), dramatist and novelist, author of "Fool of Quality", and the Artist's uncle; half length, to left, full face, with wig, coat open, frill.
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London : W. Walker, 8 Gray's Inn Square, September [1st?], 1821.
Title printed l.c..
Text printed l.c. under title: From a Picture by his Nephew Henry Brooke in the possession of the Publisher.
Inscribed in pencil l.l.: London, Sept [1?] 1821: Published by W. Walker 8 Gray's Inn Square.
Plate to "Effigies Poeticæ", 1821.
Physical description: 1 print : line ; image 9.7 x 7.6 cm., in frame 10 x 7.9 cm., cropped within plate mark, on sheet 15.8 x 10.2 cm.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Irish Portraits / Rosalind M. Elmes. - National Library of Ireland, Dublin P. 25.
Indexes: In-house call number PA 237
Attributed to Charles Pye, (1782-1874), after a drawing by John Thurston, (1774-1822), from a painting by Henry Brooke, (1738-1806).
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