Countess of Desmond
|Main Creator:||Aliamet, François Germain, 1734-1788, engraver.|
Katherine Fitzgerald, Countess of Desmond, (d.1604?); half-length, to right, with veil lined with brocade over head, mantle fastened by cross bands, collar closed.
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[s.l.] : [s.n.] ; [ca. 1774].
Title inscribed in ink l.c. on Indian paper.
Proof before letters.
From picture at Dupplin Castle, Scotland.
Erroneously identified as the original portrait by Rembrandt of this mother, see Wilhelm Bode : L'ouvre complet de Rembrandt, I., 1897, p. 79.
Location no.: PA 591.
Physical description: 1 print : line engraving ; image 16.4 x 12 cm., plate mark 19 x 14 cm., sheet 20.1 x 14.4 cm., pasted on Indian paper 22.5 x 16 cm..
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits & Original Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Malton Press, Dublin, p. 57.
Attributed to French engraver François Germain Aliament, (1734-1788).
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.