Charles Blount, 8th Baron Mountjoy (1562-1606) created Earl of Devonshire in 1603



This is a Digital Image not an actual print
The pose of this portrait seems to have been extracted from the group portrait from the Somerset House Conference of 1604 where a peace treaty was declared between England and Spain. Engraved by Thomas Phillibrown after the original by the Spanish painter Juan Pantoja de La Cruz (1553-1608), for ‘Portraits of Illustrious Personages of Great Britain’ by Edmund Lodge FSA. Published by Bohn, London 1849.

Steel engraving
Digital image size 3275 x 3275 px
27.7 cm x 27.7 cm (300 dpi)