[Ireland] The most Reverend Father in God William King D.D.First appointed Bishop of Derby 9th Jan.ry 1690 & afterwards Archbishop of Dublin 11th March 1702. Done from the Original Painting in the possession of Sr. Caple Moleyneux Barot to whom this Plate is most Humbly Dedicated.
Sold by J. Orpin and P. Smith in Crane Lane Dublin. [n.d., c.1750.]
Mezzotint. Very scarce. Platemark: 350 x 250mm (13¾ x 9¾"). Small margins.Repaired tears to edges of sheet on right & elsewhere.
A portrait of William King, D.D. (1650–1729) an Anglican divine in the Church of Ireland, who was Dean of St. Patrick's, Bishop of Derry and Archbishop of Dublin from 1703 to 1729. He was an author and supported the Glorious Revolution.
Ex collection of the Hon. Christopher Lennox-Boyd. Chaloner Smith: 27.
[Ref: 37706] £180.00