The R.gt Hon:ble Iohn Earle of Rochester Baron Wilmot of Adderbury in England, & Viscount Wilmot of Atholne in Ireland. Born Ap: 1648. Died. 26. Iuly
Engraving. Plate 159 x 95mm. 6¼ x 3¾".
Portrait of John Wilmot, second Earl of Rochester, head and shoulders in an oval, long wig, cravat; coat of arms below. John Wilmot (1647-1680) was an English Libertine poet, a friend of King Charles II, and the writer of much satirical and bawdy poetry.
Ex Collection: R. Hobson of Hove.
[Ref: 25196] £75.00