Thomas Kerrich, M.A.Principal Librarian of the University of Cambridge.
Published June 12, 1815, by G.S. Facius, No. 23 Castle Street. Leicester Square.
Stipple and etching, 355 x 280mm. 14 x 11". A fine impression with full margins.
Rev. Thomas Kerrich (1748 - 1828), collector, amateur draughtsman and Cambridge University librarian. Author of a catalogue of prints after Heemskerck (published posthumously in 1829). He bequeathed important 15th and 16th century historical portraits to the Society of Antiquaries. The rest of his collection went to his son, who bequeathed his collection to the Fitzwilliam Museum in 1872. Married to Sophia Hayles who was the sister of the artist Jane C Hayles.
Provenance: Pemberton family of Trumpington Hall.
[Ref: 13045] £160.00