Sir Richard Steele.
From Houbraken ; Smith Sculpt.
|Main Creator:||Smith, A., engraver.|
Sir Richard Steele, (1672-1729), essayist and politician : half-length, to left, face slightly to right, looking to front, long curled dark wig, cravat, plain coat unbuttoned showing under cravat light vest.
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[London] : Published by Harrison & Co., February 2nd, 1795.
In-house number: PA 2011.
Plate to "Biographical Magazine".
Physical description: 1 print : line ; oval image 4.9 x 3.5 cm., plate mark 7 x 6 cm., sheet 8.2 x 11 cm..
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin, 1975 : p. 189.
Attributed to A. Smith, after a print by Jacobus Houbraken, (1698-1780) from an original painting by Sir Godfrey Kneller, (1646-1723).
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