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Charles Stanhope, 3rd Earl Stanhope ('The St.....e a Republican gunboat')
by James Sayers, published by Hannah Humphrey Click on the links below to find out more
etching, published 14 April 1795
9 3/8 in. x 12 in. (239 mm x 304 mm) plate size; 10 3/8 in. x 13 in. (264 mm x 329 mm) paper size
- Hannah Humphrey (active 1778-1822), Publisher and printseller. Artist associated with 718 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
- James Sayers (1748-1823), Artist. Artist associated with 191 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
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