The Revd. B.W. Mathias, A.M.
Chaplain of Bethesda & of the Lock Penitentiary Dublin. /
engraved by C. Turner ; painted by Mrs. Taylor.
|Main Creator:||Turner, Charles, 1774-1857, engraver|
Benjamin Williams Mathias, (1772-1841), Chaplain of Bethesda, Dublin ; nearly whole-length, to right, seated, in gown and bands, left knee crossed over right, right arm over back of chair, left hand on knee, book, papers, pen and inkstand on table to right, bookcase behind, pillar and curtain in background to left.
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Dublin : Published by Allen & Sons, 32 Dame Street, March 20, 1821.
One of two proofs with open letters. See EP MATH-BE (1) IV for details of other proof.
Physical description: 1 print : mezzotint ; image within plate mark 40.5 x 29.5 cm., on sheet 56.3 x 41 cm.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin : Stationery Office, , p. 133.
Citations/References: Whitman, 362
Attributed to Charles Turner, (1774-1857), from an original painting by Maria Spilsbury, (1776-1820).
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|EP MATH-BE (1A)IV||
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