MHS Collection Database Search

Record Details

Print (Engraving) of John Kersey, by William Faithorne, after Gilbert Soest, London, 1673

Inventory Number: 59646
Object Type: print
Persons: John Kersey (Subject)
William Faithorne (Engraver)
Date Created: 1673
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Subject Classification(s): Mathematics Portraits Prints Collection  
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Line engraving printed on paper, mounted. Frontispiece to Kersey's 'Elements of that Mathematical Art Commonly Called Algebra' (London).
Primary Inscriptions: Oval frame: 'JOHN KERSEY BORNE AT BODICOT NEERE BANBURY IN THE COUNTY OF OXFORD. A.O D.NI 1616.' Lettered at bottom: 'Soust pinx. 1672.', 'Faithorne Sculp'.
Collection Group: Hope Portraits Collection
Material(s): Paper
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
260 175 mm

There are no associated narratives.

Image with multimedia irn 32879Image with multimedia irn 51382Image with multimedia irn 51383