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Creator:
John Smith, 1652–1743, British
after unknown artist
Title:
Gilbert Burnet, Bishop of Salisbury
Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 5/16 × 7 1/2 inches (23.7 × 19.1 cm) and Image: 8 1/2 × 6 15/16 inches (21.6 × 17.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.2 P.61"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Burnett"; inscribed in pen and black ink, verso, upper right: "300"

Lettered, lower center: "The Right Reverend Father in God Gilbert Lord Bishop of Sarum & Chancellor of ye most Noble Order of ye Garter"; lettered, lower right: "Sold by J. Smith at ye Lyon & Crown in Russel Street Covent Garden-"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9825
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bands | man | pendant | portrait | religious and mythological subject | tippet
Associated People:
Burnet, Gilbert (1643-1715), Bishop of Salisbury
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:32776
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