Humphrey Butler Esqr.
Engraved by J. Heath; from a drawing from life by Commerford [sic], in the possession of Rd. Power Esqr.
|Main Creator:||Heath, James, 1757-1834, engraver.|
Humphrey Butler, (c.1700<U+2013>1768), 1st earl of Lanesborough, landowner, politician and freemason; head & shoulders, looking upwards to left, wearing coat, waistcoat with first three buttons open to show frill, cravat; vignette in rectangular frame.
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London : G. Robinson, Paternoster Row, August 1st, 1811.
Plate to Sir. J. Barrington's "Historic Memoirs".
Physical description: 1 print : stipple ; image 12.5 x 11.1 cm., in frame 15.1 x 13.6 cm., plate mark 25.3 x 21.3 cm., sheet 32.6 x 25.3 cm..
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M.Elmes. - Dublin 1937, p. 32.
Engraving attributed to James Heath, (1757-1834), after an original painting by John Comerford, (ca. 1770-1835).
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.