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Image ID:
lwlpr19092
Call Number:
49.3664.31
Creator:
Vertue, George, 1684-1756, artist.
Title:
Henry Stone painter Lilly pinx. 1648 ; G. Vertue del.
Published:
[England, between 1720 and 1756?]
Description:
1 drawing : port. ; image 13.3 x 11.2 cm., mounted on sheet 16.8 x 11.8 cm.
Notes:
Titiel from inscription in ink below image. | Drawing that was later used for an engraving published in : Anecdotes of painting in England, with some account of the principal artists / by Mr. Horace Walpole. Strawberry Hill : Printed by Thomas Farmer, 1762, v. 2, opp. p. 31.
Reference:
Catalogue of Horace Walpole's library / by Allen T. Hazen. New Haven : Yale University Press, 1969, no. 3664
Summary:
Portrait of Henry Stone (ca. 1655-1726), English painter, son of Nicholas Stone English sculptor and architect.
Provenance:
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:
Signed in ink, lower right: G.Vertue del. | Inscription in ink, in 18th century hand, lower left: Lilly pinx. 1648.
Subjects:
  •  Stone, Henry, 1616-1653 - Portraits.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Artists - English - Portraits.
  • Ink drawings - British - 18th century.
  • Wash drawings - British - 18th century.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Lely, Peter, Sir, 1618-1680, artist.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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