- Richard Robinson, Bishop of Kildare
- Mezzotint on medium, smooth, cream, laid paper
- Sheet: 16 1/4 × 11 13/16 inches (41.3 × 30 cm), Plate: 15 3/8 × 11 inches (39.1 × 27.9 cm), and Image: 13 3/4 × 10 15/16 inches (34.9 × 27.8 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.5 P.286"
Lettered, lower left: "Reynolds pinxt."; lettered, lower right: "Houston fect. | P:s5"; lettered, lower center: "Rich'd Robinson D.D. Bishop of Kildare 1764. | Sold by Carington Bowles in St.Paul's Church Yard. Accordg. to Act of Parlt. & Geo: Woodfall Bookseller Charing Cross London."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- bishop (prelate) | books | chair | man | portrait | reading | religious and mythological subject | wig
- Associated People:
- Robinson, Richard (1708-1794), Bishop
- Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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