Details
Image number
USB1161859
Title
Lord George Augustus Cavendish (1728-1794)
Artist
Brown, Mather (1761-1831) (attr. to) / American
Location
Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire, UK
Medium
oil on canvas
Dimensions
74.9x36.8 cms
Description
attributed to Mather Brown (Boston 1761 – Twickenham 1831). Oil painting on canvas, Lord George Augustus Cavendish (1728-1794) attributed to Mather Brown (Boston 1761 – Twickenham 1831), inscribed across top:The RT. HONBLE LD. GEO. CAVENDISH MDCCXCIV / Heu! prisca fides [Virgil's Aeneid Book VI.878; The Lament on Menelaus: "Heu pietas, heu prisca fides, invictaque bello Dextera." ("Alas for his piety! Alas for his old world honour and his right hand invincible in war")]. A half-length portrait, seated, looking over his left shoulder, wearing a brown coat with gold buttons, white vest and powdered hair, his left arm resting on a table. Landscape right. Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire (Accredited Museum)
Photo credit
National Trust Photographic Library / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
/ Painting / Mzpainting
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 2858 × 3425 px 242 × 290 mm 2 MB
Medium 855 × 1024 px 72 × 87 mm 1 MB
Small 501 × 600 px 42 × 51 mm 0 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
Permissions
PERMISSION REQUIRED FOR NON EDITORIAL USAGE

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