Henry, Bishop of London (Henry Compton, Earl of Northampton)

Isaac Beckett, English, 1653 - 1719
after John Riley, English, 1646 - 1691


about 1680-1685

Mezzotint on laid paper

Sheet: 13 1/4 × 9 7/8 in. (33.6 × 25.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Robert Dance, Class of 1977



John Smith, London


Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in plate, lower left: I Rily pinx:; inscribed, in plate, lower center: Henry Bishop of London / Sold by I. Smith att [sic] the Golden Lyon in Russel Street Covent Garden; inscribed, in plate, lower right: I. Beckett fe:

Exhibition History

A Space for Dialogue 51, The Quest for Printed Tone, Alex Vespoli, Class of 2009, Class of 1954 Senior Curatorial Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 4-August 16, 2009.

Publication History

Alex Vespoli, A Space for Dialogue 51, The Quest for Printed Tone, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2009, ill. p. 3.


Robert Dance, New York, New York; given to present collection, 2001.

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