Guil. Lancaster S.T.P. Archidiac. Middlesex. S.ti Martini in Agris Wesmonast. Vicar. Coll. Regin. Oxon. Praepos. Nec Non Acad. Eiusdem Vice Can. Obijt. 4.to Februarii 1716.Williamsoni Munificientia, et Sua.
Engraving. Plate 387 x 266mm. 15¼ x 10½". Repaired tear into lower edge, crease.
Portrait of William Lancaster, half-length to right, facing front; wearing a wig and ecclesiastical robes and bands; in an oval frame with ribbon and trumpet on top, placed on a draped table, on which lie two upright books and an open book, scroll of paper, and a plan of the façade of a building lettered "Coll. Regin. Oxon conspectus Australis." William Lancaster (1650-1717), the English clergyman and academic who was provost of Queen's College, Oxford; rector of St Martin's-in-the-Fields, and archdeacon of Middlesex.
NPG: D31521. Alexander: 260.
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