Edouard YoungCuré de Wellwin dans Hersfordshire. Né en 1684. Mort en 1765.
Engraving, sheet 155 x 95mm (6 x 3¾"). Trimmed inside platemark.
Edward Young (c.1683-1765), writer, who lived in Welwyn, Hertfordshire for the later part of his life. Derived (and reversed) from the portrait by Joseph Highmore, with decorative surround including several objects referring to his life such as a manuscript inscribed 'Estimation de la Vie' (Young published his 'A Vindication of Providence, or, True Estimate of Human Life' in 1724.
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