Artist Jacob Houbraken, Dutch, 1698-1780
Artist after John Vanderbank, English, 1694-1739
  • Lord Chancellor Talbot 1684-1737
Date 1739
Medium engraving and etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Sheet (trimmed within plate mark): 14 7/8 × 9 1/4 inches (37.8 × 23.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S624
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed and dated, in plate, below image, lower right: J. Houbraken sculps. Amst. 1739.
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, around top half of portrait medallion: CHARLES LORD TALBOT LORD HIGH CHANCELLOR
Inscribed, below image, lower left: I. Vanderbank pinx.
Inscribed, lower center: In the Possession of the Right Hon: William Lord Talbot.
Inscribed, lower right: Impensis I. & P. Knapton Londini. 1740.
November 1886, Leavitt sale.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)