The Revd. Samuel Parr L.L.D.
London Published as the Act directs Nov.r 29.th 1788 by I. Jones No.75 Great Portland Street Portland Place, Marylebone.
Mezzotint with Collector's mark. Plate 503 x 350mm (19¾ x 13¾"). Two wormholes in title area. Very fine impression.
Portrait seen half-length slightly to left with his right arm leaning on books and holding scroll, within rectangular frame, looking upwards to left, wearing clerical robes. Rev Samuel Parr (1747-1825), scholar, critic, schoolmaster, writer, minister, Doctor of Law and Whig politician.
Ex Collection: Earl of Bute. Horne: 95, iii/iii. CS: 60.
[Ref: 29165] £280.00