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The Right Honorable Lord Hood, Admiral of the Blue

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The Right Honorable Lord Hood, Admiral of the Blue

18th century
645 x 405 mm (25.4 x 15.9 in.)

Valentine Green, British (English), (1739–1813)
After Lemuel Francis Abbott, British, (ca. 1760–1803)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Mezzotint on wove paper
State: Fourth of four states
Print impression quality: Very good
Edition: Published by L.F. Abbott, Caroline Street, Bedford Square, 1 December 1795
Marks: Signed in plate below image, lower right: “Engraved by V. Green…”
Marks: Watermark: No watermark
Bibliography: Russell 66 (vol. 2, p. 124), 1926.
Credit Line: Gift of Therese Kuhn Straus in memory of her husband, Herbert N. Straus, 1978
Accession Number: 1978.1.6

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  • admirals - Officers of the highest rank in a navy. [January 1993 descriptor added.]
  • male portraits
  • military
  • portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness; for representations of fictional or mythological characters, use "figures (representations)." [March 1993 lead-in term added. April 1991 descriptor m

  • plate Dimensions: 645 x 405 mm (25.4 x 15.9 in.)

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