John Dryden

Jacobus Houbraken, Dutch, 1698 - 1780, after Godfrey Kneller, English, 1646 - 1723

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1743

Engraving on wove paper

Sheet: 16 1/4 × 9 7/8 in. (41.3 × 25.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PR.958.322

Publisher

J. and P. Knapton

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in plate, around image: JOHN DRYDEN.; lower left: G. Kneller pinxit.; center: From the Collection of the late Earl of Oxford. Impoensis I. & P. Knapton, Londini, 1743; right: J. Houbraken sculps. Amst. 1743.

Provenance

The Book & Print Shop, Cora McDevitt Wilson (1880-1975), Hanover, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1958.

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