Vera Effigies Reuerendi in Christo, patris ac D. Geruasy: Babington, quondam Episcopi Wigormensis. Aetatis suae.59. Virtus dei in Infirmitate.Non melio, non integriae, non cultiae alter...Almi Deus, tales praefice ubique Gregi. MS.
Copper engraving. Paper watermarked. Plate 185 x 127mm. 7¼ x 5". Foxing.
Gervase Babington (1550-1610) was a British Bishop who passed through three different ministries during his lifetime: Llandaff, Exeter and Worcester.
BM: P,1.136. Hind: II.165.4.I. In the NPG.
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