Dr. Alexr. Nowel, From an Original Picture in the Hall of Brazen Nose College, Oxford.
Pubd. Nov. 1. 1796 by E & S Harding Pall Mall.
Stipple engraving. 150 x 200mm. Light foxing.
d.1601.This portrait at Brazen Nose is mentioned in Isaak Walton's 'The Compleat Angler' of 1653: 'In which picture he is drawn leaning on a desk, with his Bible before him; and on one hand of him, his lines, hooks, and other tackling, lying in a round; and, on his other hand, are his Angle-rods of several sorts'. A fishing rod is mounted on the wall behind his head.
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