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Vertue, George, 1684-1756.
Wm. Lodge, gent. : was a clerk in the Pipe office Gray's Inn / Comer pinx. ; G.V. [monogram].
Related Title:
William Lodge, gent.
[England, between 1720 and 1756?]
1 drawing : port. ; sheet 11.6 x 9.1 cm., mounted on sheet 13.5 x 11 cm.
Drawing that was later used as a basis for an engraving of Lodge in: Catalogue of engravers / digested by Mr. Horace Walpole from the mss. of Mr. George Vertue. Strawberry-Hill : Printed in the year MDCCLXIII [1763], opp. p. 87.
Catalogue of Horace Walpole's library / by Allen T. Hazen. New Haven : Yale University Press, 1969, no. 3664
Drawing of William Lodge (1649-1689), English born painter, etcher and landscape draughtsman.
Purchased by Horace Walpole from Vertue's widow. Sold to Evans at the Strawberry Hill sale, viii.122. Purchased by Wilmarth S. Lewis from Drake, December 1949.
Copy Specific Notes:
Title, caption and Inscription in ink, in Horace Walpole's hand.
  •  Lodge, William, 1649-1689 - Portraits.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Artists - British - Portraits.
  • Graphite drawings - British - 18th century.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Comer, Alexander, ca. 1637-ca.1700 artist.
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