The true effigies of Sr. Henry Wotton Kt. Embassadour in Ordinary to the most serene Republique of Venice &[c?]. And late provost of Eaton Colledg Anno Ætatis Suæ 72.
Sir Henry Wotton, (1568-1639), diplomat and poet; three-quarter-length, to right, seated in chair, pen in his right hand and writing in book "The State of Christendom" which is on table in front of him. Books on shelf behind him on wall. Curtain behind him to left. Text on wall above him surrounded by leaves "The State of Christendom". Coat of arms to his right.
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[s.l.] : [s.n.], [between ca. 1672 and 1700?].
Inscribed in pencil l.c. on sheet: Secretary to the Earl of Essex in Ireland in 1599.
Physical description: 1 print : engraving ; image 23 x 14.5 cm., cropped within plate mark and pasted on sheet 27 x 19.3 cm..
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