[William Duke of Leinster, Marquis of Kildare, Earl of Kildare and Ophaly [Offaly], Viscount Leinster of Taplow in Buckinghamshire & Baron of Ophaly]
Painted by Sr. J Reynolds, Engraved by John Dixon
|Main Creator:||Dixon, John, ca. 1740-1811, engraver.|
William Robert Fitzgerald, 2nd Duke of Leinster, (1749-1804); Nearly whole-length, directed towards front, seated, face turned and looking to left, lace frill and ruffles, fur-lined coat, right hand on table to left, under it paper 'Address from the Lord Mayor, Aldermann Sheriffs, and Common Council of the City of Dublin' , beside it books, left arm on arm of chair, curtain in background to left, rectangle.
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[s.l. : s.n.] , 25 April 1775 .
Proof with artists' names scratched and without title
With coat of arms and motto "Crum a Boo".
One of four similar impressions. For details of the other impressions see EP LEIN-WI (1) IV, EP LEIN-WI (1A) IV, and EP LEIN-WI (1C) IV.
Physical description: 1 print : mezzotint ; image 46.9 x 35.5 cm. , plate mark 50.3 x 35.5 cm. , on sheet 55.7 x 39.6 cm.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin : Stationery Office, , p. 114
Citations/References: C.S. , 22
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|EP LEIN-WI (1B) IV||
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