Hunc tu, Dea, tempore in omni / Omnibus ornatum voluisti excellere rebus./
J. Jones fecit.
|Main Creator:||Jones, John, ca. 1745-1797, engraver.|
Edmund Burke, (1729-1797), M.P., statesman, politician, writer and philosopher; half length, directed and facing to right, own hair fastened at the back with black ribbon, four upper buttons of waistcoat unfastened showing white vest, with eye glass on ribbon; oval frame
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[London] : Publish'd as the Act directs by J. Jones, No. 63, Great Portland Street, February 5th, 1787.
Latin inscription in title from Lucretius' 'De Rerum Natura'.
Physical description: 1 print : stipple ; oval image 13.2 x 11.1 cm., plate mark 21.3 x 13.8 cm., sheet 29.1 x 21.6 cm.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M.Elmes. - Dublin 1937, p. 29.
Engraving attributed to John Jones, (ca. 1745-1797), after an original painting by George Romney, (1734-1802).
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|EP BURK-ED (17) II||Prints & Drawings - Appt. only||Prints & Drawings|
Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.