William Freind D.D.Dean of Canterbury.
according to Act of Parliament [n.d., c.1755]
Etching, platemark 95 x 75mm (3¾ x 3"). Large margins; lightly foxed.
Portrait of William Freind (1715 bap.-1766), Dean of Canterbury and collector of books, paintings and prints. By Thomas Worlidge (1700-66). The 'English Rembrandt', Worlidge was a pupil of Alessandro Maria Grimaldi, whose daughter Arabella he married. Later impression with numbers erased from top corners.
ii/iii; W22; D78.
[Ref: 32753] £50.00