Thomas Hyde[arabic inscription on tablet]
Line engraving, sheet 265 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾"). Trimmed close.
Sculpted bust of Thomas Hyde (1636-1703), oriental scholar and sub-librarian of the Bodleian Library. Frontispiece to his 'Syntagma' (G. Sharpe, ed., 1767) and the only engraved likeness of him.
[Ref: 31100] £85.00