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Creator:
Jacobus Houbraken, 1698–1780, Dutch
after Isaac Oliver, ca. 1565–1617, French, active in Britain
Title:
Benjamin Johnson
Date:
1738
Medium:
Line engraving on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/2 × 10 1/16 inches (39.4 × 25.6 cm), Plate: 14 1/2 × 9 1/8 inches (36.8 × 23.2 cm), and Image: 14 × 8 3/4 inches (35.6 × 22.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.4 P.187"

Lettered, upper center: "BEN. JOHNSON"; lettered, lower left: "J.Houbraken sculpsit."; lettered, lower right: "I.Oliver pinx."; lettered, lower center: "In the Collection of Dr. Mead.---Impensis I. & P. Knapton Londini 1738."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10030
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:25850
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