[Master John Crewe as Henry VIII.]
Published. Janry. 23d. 1776 by John Boydell Engraver in Cheapside London.
Mezzotint, 510 x 355mm, 20 x 14”. A good impression.
Sir Joshua Reynolds’s painting of John Crewe, 2nd Baron Crewe (died 1835) was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1776 and the mezzotint at the Society of Artists that same year with the title 'Portrait of a Young Gentleman'. In an interior, with spaniels at Crewe’s feet, landscape through window upper right.
D'Oench: 67. Hamilton: pg.19, III of IV. CS: 47, iii/iv. Frankau: 100, iii/iii.
[Ref: 22490] £490.00