Artist Jacob Houbraken, Dutch, 1698-1780
Artist after Anton van Dyck, Flemish, 1599-1641
Title
  • James Graham
Date 1740
Medium engraving and etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions 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)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S625
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, below image, lower right: J. Houbraken sculps. Amst. 1740.
Inscriptions 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)