Richd Rawlinson L.L.D.
[n.d., c. 1774.]
Mezzotint with very large margins. Platemark: 255 x 175mm (10 x 7").
English clergyman and antiquarian collector of books and manuscripts Richard Rawlinson (1690 - 1755). He bequeathed his collection to the Bodleian Library, Oxford. Bust portrait in an oval frame directed slightly to the left, head turned towards left shoulder, glancing towards the viewer. He is wearing a scholar's gown, bands and a chin-length wig with tight curls.
Ex collection of Christopher Lennox Boyd. Chaloner Smith: 3, state II of II.
[Ref: 36551] £220.00