West Window of the Chapel, New College Oxford: The Virtues - Charity
Stipple engraving on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Sheet: 25 1/16 × 18 1/8 inches (63.7 × 46 cm)
Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Sr. Joshua Reynolds | Drawn by Josiah Boydell"; lettered, lower right: "Engrav'd by G.S. & J.G.Facius"; lettered, lower center: "CHARITY. | To the Rev'd John Oglander D.D. the Warden & to the Society of New College in Oxford. | This Plate is Dedicated by their Obliged humble Servant John Boydell. | Publish'd Nov. 1. 1781 by John Boydell Engraver in Cheapside London"
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Prints and Drawings
woman | charity | allegory | children | holding | religious and mythological subject | the Three Theological Virtues