Lydia Sterne De Medalle
Painted by B. West ; P. Halpin Sculp..
|Main Creator:||Halpin, Patrick, fl. 1755-1787, artist.|
Lydia De Medalle, née Sterne, (b. 1747), wife of Alexander de Medalle and daughter of Reverend Laurence Sterne ; three-quarter-length, to right, low dress, ornament on head, hair falling on shoulders, left hand on bust of her father, which stands on table in front of her to right, also books, paper in right hand, curtain in background to right.
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[Dublin] : [s.n.], [ca. 1780].
In-house number: PA 1409.
Frontispiece to Volume V of "Works" of Lydia Sterne, Dublin, 1780.
Physical description: 1 print : engraving ; image 11.3 x 8 cm., plate mark 15.6 x 9.5 cm., sheet 16.8 x 10.1 cm..
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin : p. 134.
Attributed to Patrick Halpin, (fl. 1755-1787), after an original painting by Benjamin West, (1738-1820).
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