Ioannes Owen S.T.P. Dec. An. Aed. Chr. Et Per Quiquenn. Vice Canc. Oxon.Umbra refert fragiles, dederunt quas cura dotorqs, Mentem humitem, sacri servantem limina veri, Relliquias, studijs assiduusqs labor, Votis supplicibus, qui dedit ille videt.
Printed for Iohn Clark, at the Bible and Crown in the Poultry, near Cheapside.
Engraving. 272 x 190mm. 10¾ x 7½".
John Owen (1616-1683), Puritan divine, in an oval frame on a pedestal, wearing skull-cap, bands and gown; curtain and bookshelves in the background. Owen was dean of Christ Church, Oxford and vice-chancellor of Oxford under Cromwell. Coat of arms below. Frontispiece to 'The Works of the late [...] John Owen, D.D.' (William and Joseph Marshall et al ed, London: 1721); after White.
Alexander: 314. See Ref: 13860 for proof before title.
[Ref: 24748] £95.00