From the original in the possession of Faulkner.
Jonathan Swift, D.D., (1667-1745), Dean of St. Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin ; satirist : From sculptered bust, head slightly to left, on pedestal in rectangle.
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[s.l.] : [s.n.], [ca. 1770 to 1775?].
In-house number: PA 2120.
One of two impressions. See reference number EP SWIF-JO (30A) I for more details about the other impression.
Physical description: 1 print : line ; image 11 x 7.1 cm., plate mark 12.9 x 8.4 cm., sheet 16.8 x 10 cm..
Citations/References: Catalogue of Irish Portraits / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin, 1975 : p. 198.
Probably from bust by Patrick Cunningham, (fl. 1748-1774), now in St. Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin. Cunningham did a bust of Swift for George Faulkner the publisher, it remained in Faulkner's possession till his death, and in 1776 it was presented by his nephew to the Dean and Chapter of St. Patrick's.
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