Matthew Tindall L.L.D.Aetat. 78 Heu Prisca Fides
Sold by J. Faber at the Golden head ye South side of Bloomsbury Square.
Mezzotint, state after publication line, 350 x 250mm. 13¾ x 9¾". Diagonal cease through image; very little margin.
Portrait of Matthew Tindal (1653?-1733), deist; standing to left wearing black coat and with curled grey hair, eyes to front, his right hand gesturing towards viewer. Tindal's works, highly influential at the dawn of the Enlightenment, caused great controversy and challenged the Christian consensus of his time. After Bartholomew Dandridge (1691 - c. 1754).
Chaloner Smith: 347.
[Ref: 25797] £220.00