William Cavendish, 1st Duke of Devonshire (1641 - 1707)
RA Collection: People and Organisations
Politician, in Britain; commissioner of buildings and works of art. To 1684 known as Lord Cavendish; from 1684 3rd Earl of Devonshire; in 1694 created Marquess of Hartington and Duke of Devonshire.
Painting Illustrated In Three Diallogues, Containing some Choice Observations upon the Art. Together with The Lives Of the Most Eminent Painters, From Cimabue to the time of Raphael and Michael Angelo. With an Explanation of the Difficult Terms. - - London,: [1685.]
Æsop's Fables, With His Life: In English, French, And Latin. Newly Translated. Illustrated with One Hundred and twelve Sculptures. To the Edition are likewise Added, Thirty One New Figures Representing his Life. By Francis Barlow. - London:: 1703.