Sir Richard Steele Knt.
G. Kneller pinxt ; J. Neagle sc.
|Main Creator:||Neagle, John, d. 1822, 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 unbuttonoed showing under cravat light vest ; oval frame with name.
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London : J. & P. Knapton, 1748.
Title printed in oval frame.
Plate to Birch's "Heads".
In the collection of Jacob Tonson Esqr.
Physical description: 1 print : line engraving ; 21.9 x 19 cm., plate mark 36.2 x 21.9 cm., sheet 39.1 x 24.5 cm.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin : Stationery Office, , p. 189.
Engraving attributed to John Neagle (d.1822), after an original painting by Sir G. Kneller (1646-1723).
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Reproduction rights owned by the National Library of Ireland.