Portrait of Jihn Manners

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1760

GUSN

GUSN-3880

Description

Ink on paper, pine frame, original glass. Framed engraving of John Manners, Marquis of Granby, Commander in Chief of the British Forces, Lieutenant General of the Ordinance, and Colonel of the Royal Regiment of Horse Guards. Three-quarter portrait of a man, torso turned slightly to left, looking to the left, wearing a three-quarter length coat trimmed in braid, sash tied around waist, left hand extended and resting on sword; neo-classical column in right background.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portraits
engravings (prints)
engraving (printing process)
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
Neoclassical
Picture
Portrait
Unidentified Paper
Glass
Stipple Engraved
Neoclassical
Portrait

Associated Person

Manners, John

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

People and Organizations

Marquis of Granby

Manners, John

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

16 x 12.188 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.222