The Right Hon: Edmund Burke.
Edmund Burke, M.P., (1729-1797); half length, directed and looking to left, own hair, plain dress, coat unbuttoned and top buttons of waistcoat, with black ribbon round neck over cravat and frill.
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[s.l.] : [s.n], [18--?].
Title printed l.c..
Text printed l.c. beneath title: A most eminent English orator, statesman, and author. He was born in Dublin, Jany: 1st. 1730. Though few men are so largely gifted by Providence as to be enabled to imitate hi sgenius and learning, yet all mankind may grow better by the study of his virtues. This great and good man expired July 8th, 1797 at Beaconsfield, in Buckinghamshire, and was interred on the 15th in the church of that place.
Physical description: 1 print : lithograph ; image 7.6 x 6.2 cm., in frame 8 x 6.6 cm., on sheet 10.8 x 8.7 cm.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Irish Portraits / Rosalind M. Elmes. - National Library of Ireland, Dublin p. 29.
Indexes: In-house call number PA 276
Lithograph created after an original painting by Sir Joshua Reynolds, (1723-1792).
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