Arthur, Duke of Wellington

Painted by John Simpson ; Engraved by Benj. P Gibbon.
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Main Creator: Gibbon, Benjamin Phelps, 1802-1851, engraver
Contributors: Joly, Jaspar Robert, 1819-1892, donor
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Summary: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.
Format: PRINTS & DRAWINGS
Language:English
Published / Created: London : F.G. Moon, Threadneedle street, December 24th, 1838.
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Notes: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, [1938], p. 228.

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Credits: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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