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Creator:
John Brooks, active 1730–1756, Irish
after James Latham, 1696–1747, Irish
Title:

Dr. George Berkley, Bishop of Cloyne

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 13 7/8 × 9 13/16 inches (35.2 × 24.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "Vol.1 P.39; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "1752"

Lettered, lower left: "MINUTE PHILOSOPHER | SIRIS"; lettered, lower center: "This Plate is Inscrib'd to his Lordship as a mark of Gratitude by his Lordships most obd. Servant | John Brooks"; lettered, upper center: "D. GEORGE BERKELEY BISHOP OF CLOYNE"; lettered, center left: "T.Lathem Pinx"; lettered, center right: "Jn. Brooks Fecit"; lettered, lower center: "THE HOLY BIBLE"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9794
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
Bible | bishop (prelate) | books | chair | crosier | frame (ornament area) | man | mitre | portrait | religious and mythological subject | tippet
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:32235
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