[The Reverend Mr. George Whitefield. A.M. Chaplain to the Countess of Huntingdon.]
Mezzotint. 280 x 370mm. Trimed to plate crease in centre of subject.
George Whitefield (1714 to 1770) In his adult life he was as famous as any man in the English speaking world. From 22 years of age he was the foremost figure in a religious movement that held the attention of the entire English-speaking world, called the Great Awakening.
Chaloner Smith [Greenwood] 6 and seven are very similar. The differences are most visible in the bands and white cuffs, and also in the stonework, window and face. CS:6:i.
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