The Rt. Hon:ble Joseph Addison Esqr. one of his Majesty's Secretary of State.
Kneller S.R. Imp. et Mag: Brit: Bart. pinxit ; Simon fect. et Excudt.
|Main Creator:||Simon, John 1675-1751, engraver.|
Portrait of Joseph Addison, (1672-1719), essayist, poet and statesman. Full half length, standing, directed slightly to left, looking to front, wig, coat open to waist, left hand on block to right, trees in distance to left. Lettered with title and production and publication detail, below image: "G.Kneller S.R.Imp. et Mag. Brit. Barot. pinx."and "Sold by J.Smith at ye Lyon & Crown in Russell Street Covent Garden". Slightly distressed at left of sheet.
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London : J. Smith, at ye Lyon & Crown in Russell Street, Covent Garden, [n.d., between ca. 1700 and 1719?].
Stamped on verso: "National Library of Ireland / Joly Collection".
Physical description: 1 print : mezzotint ; image 31.7 x 25.2 cm., plate mark 35.2 x 25.5 cm., sheet 37 x 27 cm..
Print attributed to John Simon, (1675-1751), after an original painting by Godfrey Kneller, (1646-1723).
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|PD ADDI-JO (1) III||
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