Dr. George Berkeley Bishop of Cloyne
This Plate is Inscrib'd to his Lordship as a mark of Gratitude by his Lordships most Obet. Servant John Brooks./
J. Lathem Pinx ; Jn. Brooks Fecit.
|Main Creator:||Brooks, John, fl.1730-1756, engraver.|
George Berkeley, (1685-1753), Doctor of Divinity, Bishop of Cloyne, metaphysician; half-length, to right, face directed and looking to front, in rochet, dark chimere or scarf, wig, bands, to left a curtain, to right ears of corn, all on an entablature, in front shield, with mitre, crozier, Bible, two of his works "Minute philosopher" and "Siris"; oval frame.
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[s.l.] : [s.n.] , [s.d.].
Title inscribed on top of oval frame and printed in upper case.
One of two impressions of the same print. See EP BERK-GE (1A) II for more details on other impressions.
Physical description: 1 print : mezzotint ; image 35.2 x 24.9cm., sheet 35.7 x 25.3 cm..
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M.Elmes. - Dublin 1937, p. 15.
Engraving attributed to John Brooks, (fl. 1730-1756), after an original painting by James Latham, (1696-1747).
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.