Lucius Cary, 2nd Viscount Falkland

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Lucius Cary, 2nd Viscount Falkland, by Henry Thomas Ryall, after  Sir Anthony Van Dyck, published 1831 - NPG D26676 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Lucius Cary, 2nd Viscount Falkland

by Henry Thomas Ryall, after Sir Anthony Van Dyck
stipple and line engraving, published 1831
8 1/8 in. x 5 3/4 in. (207 mm x 145 mm) paper size
Given by the daughter of compiler William Fleming MD, Mary Elizabeth Stopford (née Fleming), 1931
Reference Collection
NPG D26676


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  • Sir Anthony Van Dyck (1599-1641), Painter. Artist associated with 1017 portraits, Sitter associated with 31 portraits.
  • Henry Thomas Ryall (1811-1867), Engraver. Artist associated with 52 portraits.

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