Sir Richard Steele Knt.

G. Kneller pinxt ; J. Neagle sc.
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Main Creator: Neagle, John, d. 1822, engraver
Contributors: Joly, Jaspar Robert, 1819-1892, donor
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Summary: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.
Format: PRINTS & DRAWINGS
Language:English
Published / Created: London : J. & P. Knapton, 1748.
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Notes: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, [1938], p. 189.

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Credits:Engraving attributed to John Neagle (d.1822), after an original painting by Sir G. Kneller (1646-1723).
As a digital copy of this item is available, the original will not be issued.
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EP STEE-RI (1) II
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