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Duchess of Marlborough and Viscountess Clifden

9 of 13 portraits of Lady Caroline Spencer (née Russell), Duchess of Marlborough

Duchess of Marlborough and Viscountess Clifden

by H. Fowler, published by Robert Sayer, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 20 April 1768 (1764-1767)
13 7/8 in. x 9 7/8 in. (352 mm x 251 mm) plate size; 15 3/8 in. x 11 in. (392 mm x 280 mm) paper size
Given by the daughter of compiler William Fleming MD, Mary Elizabeth Stopford, 1931
Reference Collection
NPG D38251

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  • H. Fowler (active 1768), Mezzotint engraver. Artist associated with 2 portraits.
  • Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), Painter and first President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 1413 portraits, Sitter associated with 38 portraits.
  • Robert Sayer (1724 or 1725-1794), Printseller and publisher. Artist associated with 196 portraits.

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  • NPG D38250: Duchess of Marlborough and Viscountess Clifden (impression from same plate as)
  • NPG D38252: Viscountess Clifden and Duchess of Marlborough (based on same portrait)

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