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Image number: RS.13937
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Portrait of Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon

Date

1810

Sitter

1st Earl of Clarendon Edward Hyde (1609-1674, British), Statesman

Creator

William Haines (1778-1848, British), Engraver

After

Peter Lely (1618-1680, Dutch), Painter

Object type

Image reference

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 155mm
width (print): 137mm
height (paper support): 201mm
width (paper support): 150mm

Subject

Description

Head and shoulders portrait of Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon inclined to the right and looking out to viewer. He wears decorated robes and falling lace collar. In an octagonal frame.

Inscribed ‘Sir P. Lely P. W. Haines S. EARL OF CLARENDON.’

Portrait Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon (1609-1674) British statesman, elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1665.

Provenance: Noted in Catalogue of the prints in the possession of the Royal Society, by Henry George Plimmer FRS (1856-1918), manuscript, p11.

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