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Hugh Fortescue, 2nd Earl Fortescue
by and published by Charles Turner, and published by Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, after James Ramsay Click on the links below to find out more
mezzotint, published 23 January 1835
15 in. x 11 3/4 in. (380 mm x 300 mm) plate size; 22 7/8 in. x 17 in. (582 mm x 431 mm) paper size
acquired unknown source, 1950
- Hugh Fortescue, 2nd Earl Fortescue (1783-1861), Politician; MP for Barnstaple, St Mawes, Buckingham, Devon, Tavistock and Devonshire North. Sitter associated with 23 portraits.
- Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co (active 1830-1890), Printsellers and publishers. Artist associated with 90 portraits.
- James Ramsay (1789-1854), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 35 portraits.
- Charles Turner (1773-1857), Engraver. Artist associated with 618 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
- NPG D37747: Hugh Fortescue, 2nd Earl Fortescue (from same plate)
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