Vera Effigies Doctissimi Poetarum Anglorum Ben: Iohnsoni.Johnsoni typus; ecce.l qui furoris...Cui Solus similis, Figura vivet. O coudl there be an Art found out that might Produce so lively as to Write.
Engraving. 297 x 195mm. 11¾ x 7¾". Cut to plate.
Benjamin Johnson (1572-1637) was an English Renaissance dramatist, poet and actor. Best known for his satirical plays and his lyric poetry, he was a contemporary of William Shakespeare.
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