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Creator:
Isaac Jehner, 1750–c.1806, British
after unknown artist
Title:

William Canynges

Date:
undated
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate, uneven): 7 3/4 × 7 1/2 inches (19.7 × 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered lower center: "Drawn from the Antique Figure in the Church and engrav'd by I. Jehner. M:M."; below, lower left: William:"; lower right: "Canynges"; lower left: "[....] of [.....] Church. | Was 5 times Mayor of the City of B[..] | And afterwards Dean of Westbury"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of David Alexander
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2015.26
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
hands | man | mayor | merchant | portrait | praying | robes
Associated Places:
Bristol | England | Europe | United Kingdom
Associated People:
Canynges, William (1402–1474), merchant and ecclesiastical benefactor
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:62015
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