Sir Rob.t ShirleyFrom the Collection at Petworth
[published by Harding, 1799]
Stipple engraving, sheet 325 x 250mm (12¾ x 9¾"). Trimmed, losing most of publication line.
Portrait of Robert Shirley (1581-1628), Ambassador from the Shah of Persia, after the 1622 painting by Van Dyck at Petworth House. Plate to Adolphus's 'British Cabinet' published in 1799. The preparatory drawing by Gardiner is in the British Museum.
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