Catherine 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].
From picture at Dupplin Castle, Scotland.
Plate VIII to Thomas Pennant's "Tour in Scotland", 1774.
Erroneously identified as the original portrait by Rembrandt of this mother, see Wilhelm Bode : L'ouvre complet de Rembrandt, I., 1897, p. 79.
Location number: PA 591A.
Physical description: 1 print : line engraving ; image 16 x 12 cm., plate mark 20.3 x 14.7 cm., sheet 20.6 x 14.9 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.