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Liber Veritatis. Or, A Collection of Two Hundred Prints, After the Original Designs of Claude le Lorrain, in the Collection of His Grace the Duke of Devonshire, Executed by Richard Earlom, in the Manner and Taste of the Drawings.

Engraver:
Richard Earlom (British, London 1743–1822 London)
Designer:
After Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French, Chamagne 1604/5?–1682 Rome)
Sitter:
Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée) (French, Chamagne 1604/5?–1682 Rome)
Engraver:
Josiah Boydell (British, Hawarden, Flintshire 1752–1817 Middlesex)
Dedicatee:
William Cavendish, 5th Duke of Devonshire (British, 1748–1811 London)
Publisher:
John Boydell (British, Shropshire 1720–1804 London)
Date:
1777
Medium:
Illustrations: mezzotint
Dimensions:
16 11/16 x 11 3/4 x 1 11/16 in. (42.4 x 29.8 x 4.3cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1932
Accession Number:
32.80.4(1)
Not on view
Inscription: "Proof impressions 2 volumes (a third published in the early 19th century)"; "Elizabeth kenrick, 1793"
Elizabeth Kenrick Hand-written signature, "Elizabeth Kenrick, 1793"
Univ. Cat. I: 299 (Claude); Wessely 149-348; Ray, p. 14
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