William Fitzalan, 9th Earl of Arundel; Joan Neville, Countess of Arundel (as effigies in Arundel Church)

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William Fitzalan, 9th Earl of Arundel; Joan Neville, Countess of Arundel (as effigies in Arundel Church)

by C.J. Smith, after Charles Alfred Stothard, after Unknown sculptor
etching, after 1821
9 7/8 in. x 7 1/2 in. (252 mm x 190 mm) plate size; 19 in. x 13 3/8 in. (484 mm x 341 mm) paper size
Purchased with help from the Friends of the National Libraries and the Pilgrim Trust, 1966
Reference Collection
NPG D7367

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