The Right Honourable James Hewitt Lord Lifford
Lord High Chancellor of Ireland & c...
Wyndham Madden Pinxt. ; Wm Dickinson fecit.
|Main Creator:||Dickinson, William, 1746-1823 engraver.|
James Hewitt, 1st Viscount Lifford, (1709-1789), Lord Chancellor of Ireland. Three-quarter length, seated, directed slightly to right, facing and looking to front, long wig, robes, lace bands and ruffs, right hand holding purse, left hand resting on leg, mace to right against fluted pillar, curtain behind to left; rectangle.
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Dublin : W[yndham]. Madden 20 Moore Street and to be had of W Dickinson, Henrietta Street, Covent Garden, London , December 1 1775.
One of four similar impressions. For details of the other impressions see EP LIFF-JA (1A) III, EP LIFF-JA (1B) III and EP LIFF-JA (1C) III
With coat of arms and motto 'Be Just and Fear Not'
With inscription printed below image
Physical description: 1 print : mezzotint ; image 43.9 x 35.5 cm. , plate mark 50.1 x 35.4 cm. , on sheet 53.5 x 38.6 cm.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin : Stationery Office, , p. 116
Citations/References: C.S. 45
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|EP LIFF-JA (1) III||
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