The Reverend Henry Peckwell, D.D.Chaplain to the most Honourable Marchioness Dowager of Lothian [...] 87 price 2s
Printed for Carington Bowles, at his Map & Print Warehouse, No69 in St Pauls Church Yard, London.
Mezzotint, platemark 350 x 250mm (13¾ x 9¾"). Repair bottom right. Laid on sheet at edges, creasing.
Henry Peckwell (bap.1746, d.1787), Church of England clergyman and Methodist preacher. Strongly influenced by Selina, countess of Huntingdon (she was godmother to his daughter), Peckwell led the chapel in the New Way at Westminster Peckwell's career was distinguished as much by his philanthropy as for his teaching. Portrait after John Russell (1745-1806), showing Peckwell holding a Bible and gesturing towards a crowd of people assembled for an open air sermon.
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