Ligno Christi Fixus. Caro Deorsum. Cor Sursum. Mundo Crucifixus. "Ffrendo Sepultus, Sperando Resultus."
A very fine and rare engraving. 291 x 185mm. 11½ x 7¼". Hole top right corner, stained.
Benjamin Spencer (active mid 17th Century), Loyalist clergyman. He was minister of St Thomas's, Southwark and rector of Esher. Frontispiece to Spencer's "Chrysomeson, a Golden Meane" (1659).
O'Donoghue: 1. Hind II: 306.86. In the BM. In the NPG.
[Ref: 14721] £160.00