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

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

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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 College: Gift of Robert Dance, Class of 1977

PR.2001.30

Publisher

John Smith, London

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

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.

Provenance

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

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