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Ink engraver's guide for a copper-plate engraving of The Rev. John Wesley

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MS. Eng. c. 7963, fol. 16
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The reverse image showing Wesley's bust in profile, facing to his right (left when printed). The figure is surrounded by flower and bow border naming the subject 'The Rev:d John Wesley M.A.' The quality of the drawing is such that it could also be an engraving.

Dates

  • c. 1750

Extent

1 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 7963, fol. 16].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 7963, fol. 16

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 8114

Abstract

Ink engraver's guide for a copper-plate engraving of The Rev. John Wesley, c. 1750.

Biographical / Historical

John Wesley (1703-1791), Evangelist and Leader of Methodism. For more information see the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from John Price, 19 July 2013
Title
Ink engraver's guide for a copper-plate engraving of The Rev. John Wesley, c. 1750
Status
Published
Date
EAD version 2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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