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George Spencer-Churchill, 5th Duke of Marlborough ('The inexpressible air of dignity, - ')

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George Spencer-Churchill, 5th Duke of Marlborough ('The inexpressible air of dignity, - ')

by James Gillray, published by Hannah Humphrey
hand-coloured stipple engraving, published 9 March 1803
9 3/4 in. x 7 7/8 in. (248 mm x 200 mm) plate size; 10 1/4 in. x 8 1/8 in. (261 mm x 205 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by (Frederick) Leverton Harris, 1927
Reference Collection
NPG D14920


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  • James Gillray (1756-1815), Caricaturist. Artist associated with 881 portraits, Sitter in 7 portraits.
  • Hannah Humphrey (active 1778-1822), Publisher and printseller. Artist associated with 717 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

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  • NPG D12802: George Spencer-Churchill, 5th Duke of Marlborough ('The inexpressible air of dignity, - ') (impression from same plate as)