The lively Portraicture of Iohn Felton who most Miserably kil'd The right Honoble. George Villeirs [sic] Duke of Buckingham August ye 23 1628.Copied by Richd. Sawyer from the extremely rare print (presumed to be unique) in the Sutherland Collection.
London Published May 15, 1830 by W.B. Tiffin, 3, Hay market.
Scarce engraving from a limited edition, 230 x 170mm. 9 x 6¾".
John Felton (1595? - 1628), assassin of George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham (1592 - 1628) at Portsmouth; hat in left hand, dagger in right. Annotated to verso in ink by the publisher: 'Only 50 printed W.B.T. (No.46)'. There is an impression in the Bodleian Library.
NPG D20448. DNB.
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