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The portraicture of Robert Car, Earle of Somerset, Viscount Rochester, Knigh of the most noble order of the Garter & C. And of the Ladie Francis, his Wife

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Title: The portraicture of Robert Car, Earle of Somerset, Viscount Rochester, Knigh of the most noble order of the Garter & C. And of the Ladie Francis, his Wife
Portraits: British Nobility
Galleries: homepage
Medium: Etching
Artist: Elstracke, Renold
Engraver: Elstracke, Renold
Date: 1615
Dimensions: 190 x 149 mm

Robert Carr, 1st Earl Somerset and his wife Frances Howard. The pair were convicted of the murder of Sir Thomas Overbury.
With Alfred Morrison's and St. John Dent's collector's marks on verso.

Offers considered.


Web References
Print:BM Catalogue entry www.britishmuseum.org (saved)
Subject:The Thomas Overbury scandal en.wikipedia.org
Year:1615 en.wikipedia.org



Antique Etching - "The portraicture of Robert Car, Earle of Somerset, Viscount Rochester, Knigh of the most noble order of the Garter & C. And of the Ladie Francis, his Wife" by R Elstrack published 1615.