This Portrait of The Rev.d Joseph White D.D. Prebend of Gloucester, And Bishop Laud's Professor of Arabic;Painted & Presented by the Rev.d Wm. Peters R.A. as a mark of his respect to the University, and of the singular regard he has for so great & able an Advocate for Christianity, 1785.
Published by J. Sewell, 32, Cornhill 1.Oct.r 1796.
Engraving. 160 x 100mm (6¼ x 4"). Trimmed.
Joseph White (1745-1814), the English orientalist and theologian, Laudian Professor of Arabic, and then Regius Professor of Hebrew at the University of Oxford. Published in the 'European Magazine'.
NPG D10740; Lady Victoria Manners' 'Matthew William Peters, R.A.' p.65.
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