Arthur, Duke of Wellington
Painted by John Simpson ; Engraved by Benj. P Gibbon.
|Main Creator:||Gibbon, Benjamin Phelps, 1802-1851, engraver|
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, (1769-1852) ; three-quarter length, to right, looking to front, standing, in plumed hat and cloak, holding sword with both hands ; vignette.
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London : F.G. Moon, Threadneedle street, December 24th, 1838.
Preliminary etched proof for EP WELL-AR (156A) III and EP WELL-AR (156) IV.
One of two similar impressions. For details of the other impression see EP WELL-AR (157A) IV
Physical description: 1 print : etching ; image 38.3 x 27 cm., plate mark 41.1 x 31.9 cm., sheet 53.6 x 39.3 cm.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin : Stationery Office, , p. 228.
Engraving attributed to Benjamin P. Gibbon, (1802-1851), after an original painting by John Simpson, (1782-1847).
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|EP WELL-AR (157) III||
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Reproduction rights owned by the National Library of Ireland.