From an original drawing by the Revd. George Parnel, Archdeacon of Clogher, in the possession of G. Faulkner.
Esther Johnson, (1681-1728), Dean Swift's "Stella" ; head & shoulders, to front, face to right, three-quarter face, looking to front, low cut dress, with mantle over right shoulder and across front, hair falling at back of shoulders, large curls at back of left shoulder ; oval in rectangle.
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[Dublin] : [George Faulkner], .
In-house number: PA 1090A.
Frontispiece to Volume XVII of George Faulkner's edition of Swift's "Works", 1768.
One of two impressions. See JOHN-ES (1) I for more details about the other impression.
Physical description: 1 print : engraving ; image 11 x 7.5 cm., plate mark 13 x 8.5 cm., sheet 16.9 x 10 cm..
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin : p. 103.
After an original drawing by Revd. George Parnel which should read Dr. Thomas Parnell, (1679-1718). Parnell died in 1717 and it is probable that he drew this portrait in 1716.
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.