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James Graham, 1740

  • Anton van Dyck, Flemish, 1599-1641
  • Jacob Houbraken, Dutch, 1698-1780

Engraving and etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 14 3/4 × 9 1/4 inches (37.5 × 23.5 cm) Sheet: 20 7/8 × 13 5/8 inches (53 × 34.6 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S625

Signed and dated, in plate, below image, lower right: J. Houbraken sculps. Amst. 1740.

Inscribed, in plate, around border of portrait medallion: JAMES GRAHAM Marquess of MONTROSE Inscribed, below image, lower left: Ant. van Dyck pinx. Inscribed, lower center: In the possession of his Grace the Duke of Montrose. Inscribed, lower right: Impensis I. & P. Knapton Londini 1740. Inscribed, in pencil, lower right edge of sheet: 100 only printed in this state Inscribed, lower right margin: 10 Inscribed, lower left edge: Houbraken

June 1886, Winchester, Britton sale. Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Jacob Houbraken; after Anton van Dyck, James Graham, 1740, engraving and etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S625.