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Title:

Alexander Pope

Maker:

Richardson, Jonathan; painter; British artist, 1667-1745

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

1742

School/Style:

British

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, 33.9, cm
width, 28.6, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1834; Mesman, Daniel

Inscription(s):

signature; lower right; JR; monogram
date; lower right; 1742

Exhibition(s):

Exhibition of National Portraits (1867). 1867
Venue: South Kensington Museum, London
Catalogue number: 136

Portraits of Pope. 1961
Venue: National Portrait Gallery, London?

Documentation:

Earp, F.R.. 1902. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 166, 167
reproduced

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1929. The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1929).London?: p. 164
reproduced

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1912. The Principal Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.London?: p. 138
reproduced

Goodison, J.W.. 1977. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 205-206
pl. 6

Fletcher, C.R.L. Walker, Emery. 1919. Historical Portraits.p. 40
reproduced

Wimsatt, W.K.. 1965. The portraits of Alexander Pope.p. 221
reproduced

Accession:

Object Number: 16
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 3807; input: 2000-04-07; modified: 2010-06-30)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/3807





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