Field Marshal, Arthur Duke of Wellington,

Embassador Extraordinary and Plenpotentiary to the court of France, Colonel of the Royal Regiment of Horse Guards, Duke of Ciudad Rodrigo in Spain, Duke of Vittoria in Portugal, &c. &c. &c
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Main Creator: Skelton, William, 1763-1848, engraver
Contributors: Joly, Jaspar Robert, 1819-1892, donor
Summary:Arthur Wellesley, (1769-1852), 1st Duke of Wellington. Nearly half-length, face turned and looking to left, in Field-Marshal's uniform, sash across each shoulder, orders Golden Fleece, Garter, etc, stars ; rectangular frame.
Published / Created: London : William Skelton, Stafford Place, Pimlico, December 1, 1814.
Notes:The title is on a panel on frame and the artists' and publisher's names are also on the engraved portion of the plate.

One of three lettered impressions. For details of the other impressions see EP WELL-AR (9) III and EP WELL-AR (9A) III

Original painting painted in 1814 for Lord Beresford.

Physical description: 1 print : mezzotint ; image 34.8 x 28.8 cm. , on sheet 47.9 x 37.6 cm.

Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin : Stationery Office, [1938], p. 213

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