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King George I, head and shoulders, in profile. Engraving by J. Chereau after G. Kneller, 1714.

Kneller, Godfrey, Sir, 1646-1723.
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[between 1700 and 1799]
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Description

King George I, half-length in profile to left, wearing armour, in circular frame, with coat of arms, name and title below

Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [between 1700 and 1799]

Physical description

1 print : engraving ; image 39.4 x 27.7 cm

Lettering

Georgius D.G. Mag. Britanniae Franciae et Hibern.ae rex, Fidei defensor, Brun. et Lunen. Dux, S.R.I. Arch. thesau. et elector &c. inauguratus XX die Octobris 1714. G. Kneller baronet de mag. Britani et S.R. Imp. eques pinx. & ab originali Chereau junior sculp.t

Publications note

Freeman O'Donoghue, Catalogue of engraved British portraits preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum, London 1910, vol. 2, no. 12

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 570735i

Languages

  • Latin



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