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King Alfred ('The Great')

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King Alfred ('The Great'), by George Vertue, 1733 - NPG D18686 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

King Alfred ('The Great')

by George Vertue
line engraving, 1733
11 5/8 in. x 7 5/8 in. (295 mm x 195 mm) plate size; 12 5/8 in. x 8 5/8 in. (321 mm x 218 mm) paper size
Given by Sir Herbert Henry Raphael, 1st Bt, 1916
Reference Collection
NPG D18686


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  • George Vertue (1683-1756), Engraver and antiquary. Artist associated with 846 portraits, Sitter in 7 portraits.

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