John Keble M.A.
Published for George Richmond Esq.r Sept.r 1. 1845.
Mezzotint. Platemark: 580 x 400mm (22¾ x 15¾"). Laid, on India paper. Very large margins.
A three-quarter length portrait of John Mitchell Keble (1807 - 1857), English scholar and historian, and the son of John Keble, vicar of Coln St Aldwyns, Gloucestershire. He is notable for his major contribution to the history of the Anglo-Saxons and philology of the Old English language. One of the leaders of the Oxford Movement. Keble College Oxford was named after him.
Ex collection of Hon. Christopher Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 39078] £360.00