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Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne, by Proud, after  Unknown artist - NPG D27424

Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle-under-Lyne

by Proud, after Unknown artist
line engraving, mid 18th century
NPG D27424

King Richard I ('the Lionheart'), by Proud, after  Unknown artist - NPG D5011

King Richard I ('the Lionheart')

by Proud, after Unknown artist
line engraving, 1757
NPG D5011

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Amanda Bernstein

10 November 2016, 15:17

I'm the Rare Books Librarian here at the University of Sheffield and am in the process of upgrading our rare book catalogue records. Right now I'm working on Proctor's translation of Telemachus (1774) and have been researching the engraver Proud whose name is added to a couple of the plates in this edition.

The engraving of Richard here is also listed under the record for W. Proud (NPG D23632). Perhaps your W. Proud and Proud are the same person.

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