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Iohannes Thompsonn

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    P,3.228

  • Title (object)

    • Iohannes Thompsonn
  • Description

    Portrait of John Thompson, nearly half-length to left, looking up to front; wearing a collar with scalloped lace edge, over braided doublet; in ornate oval frame with shield at the bottom; after Jacob Peter Gowy. 1644
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1644
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 137 millimetres (cut)
    • Width: 90 millimetres (cut)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered within design at left with draughtsman's name 'Gowy deline.', on shield with the title and 'Ætatis, 27 / 1644', and outside frame at lower left: 'W: Hollar fecit / Londini 1644'.
  • Bibliography

    • O'Donoghue 1908-25 1 bibliographic details
    • Pennington 1982 1510 bibliographic details
    • New Hollstein (German) 569 (Hollar) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British Post-binder)

  • Associated names

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    P,3.228

Portrait of John Thompson, nearly half-length to left, looking up to front; wearing a collar with scalloped lace edge, over braided doublet; in ornate oval frame with shield at the bottom; after Jacob Peter Gowy.  1644  Etching

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Portrait of John Thompson, nearly half-length to left, looking up to front; wearing a collar with scalloped lace edge, over braided doublet; in ornate oval frame with shield at the bottom; after Jacob Peter Gowy. 1644 Etching

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