Daniel MacKercher Esqr. Dublin 1744
[graphic] Nihil humani a me alienum Puto /
|Main Creator:||Brooks, John, fl.1730-1756, engraver.|
Daniel MacKercher, solicitor in the Annesley peerage case. Three-quarter length, standing, directed and facing to left, (as pleading), short wig, embroidered long waistcoat, hat under right arm and scroll in hand, left hand on hip, sword hilt showing under coat; rectangular. Lettered title and caption underneath image; quotation from 'Heauton Timorumenos' by Roman playwright Terence 'Nihil humani a me alienum Puto' [Latin, "Nothing of that which is human is alien to me"].
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[S.l. : s.n. , 1744]
Physical description: 1 print : mezzotint ; image 32.2 x 25.5 cm., plate mark 35.6 x 25.7 cm., sheet 37.6 x 27.3 cm.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin , p. 124.
Engraving attributed to J. Brooks (fl. 1730-1756), after an original painting by J. Stevens.
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|EP MACK-DA (1) III||
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