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TitlePhotographic image [colour] of a portrait of Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle under Lyne by Sir Godfrey Kneller; original painting undated [c.1718-1723]; [negative dated 1992]
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Content DescriptionImage shows a full length portrait of the 1st Duke of Newcastle wearing Peer's Parliamentary Robes, with the jewel of the Garter and the white wand of the office of Lord Chamberlain; the Duke is depicted standing in front of a large column with pedestal on which is carved his coat-of-arms and coronet.

Original painting by Sir Godfrey Kneller, c.1718-1723.

The Newcastle portraits were given to the University of Nottingham in 1991; they hang at various locations; the image catalogued here is from a copy print series taken in 1992.

Access is granted to copy print only.
Termart, portraits, 1st Duke of Newcastle under Lyne
clothing and dress, ceremonial
Related Material'The Newcastles of Clumber: A gift to the University of Nottingham', exhibition catalogue, Nottingham 1992, Number 8, p 40.
Publication NoteDigital image available online. Please scroll down and follow the link in the URL field.

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA487Holles; Thomas Pelham- (1693-1768); 1st Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; also 4th Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; cr. 17561693-1768
NA15015Kneller; Godfrey (1646-1723); Sir; painter1646-1723
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