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William Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire ('A view of Devonshire')

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William Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire ('A view of Devonshire'), by and published by Richard Dighton, reissued by  Thomas McLean, published October 1820 - NPG D8736 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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William Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire ('A view of Devonshire')

by and published by Richard Dighton, reissued by Thomas McLean
hand-coloured etching, published October 1820
12 1/2 in. x 7 5/8 in. (318 mm x 194 mm) plate size; 15 3/8 in. x 9 5/8 in. (391 mm x 244 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1966
Reference Collection
NPG D8736


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  • Richard Dighton (1795-1880), Portrait painter and caricaturist. Artist associated with 268 portraits, Sitter associated with 1 portrait.
  • Thomas McLean (1788-1875), Publisher and dealer. Artist associated with 883 portraits.

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  • NPG D8757: William Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire (impression from same plate as)
  • NPG D13513: William Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire (impression from same plate as)
  • NPG D13638: William Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire (reduced version)

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