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George Savile, Marquis of Halifax (1633-1695). Engraving by Jacobus Houbraken, 1740, after a painting attributed to Mary Beale.

  • Beale, Mary, 1632-1697
Date
1740
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590285i
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Credit: George Savile, Marquis of Halifax (1633-1695). Engraving by Jacobus Houbraken, 1740, after a painting attributed to Mary Beale. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark

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Description

Chairman in 1688-1689 of the council of peers which offered the crown to William of Orange in the "Glorious Revolution" (the scene represented in the vignette below the portrait)

Publication/Creation

Londini [London] : Impensis J. & P. Knapton, 1740.

Physical description

1 print : engraving

Lettering

J. Houbraken sculps. Amst. 1740

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 590285i

Reproduction note

Engraved after a painting then attributed to Kneller and in the possession of Sir George Savile Bart.; now (2004) in the National Portrait Gallery, London

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  • English


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