M.r Stanley, Organist.55
Sold by E.Fisher, Engraver, at the Golden head in Leicester Square, & by Ryland & Bryer at the King's Arms in Cornhill, London. [n.d., c.1760.]
Mezzotint. 350 x 250mm. 13¾" x 9¾". Trimmed to plate.
John Stanley, organist (1714-86). Despite being blinded at two years old he became organist at All Hallows, Bread Street, at eleven and graduated from Oxford at sixteen, the youngest recorded age.
CS: 170 III of III; Whitman: 192. Goodwin: IV of IV; Ex: Collection of The Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 26915] £280.00