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[Portrait of Alexander Pope].

[Portrait of Alexander Pope].

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Alexander Pope resting on an open book
Creator: Richardson, Jonathan, 1665-1745, artist
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Date: ca. 1718
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Description:
Alexander Pope (1688-1744), English poet.
Gift of Joan Pittman Schnabel Rea, 1964.
Jonathan Richardson (1665-1745), English artist.
Title devised by cataloger.
Abstract:
A portrait of the English poet Alexander Pope by Jonathan Richardson the Elder, with Pope portrayed seated and supporting an open book with his proper left hand. The painting is oil on canvas, inscribed "POPE" at the lower left corner.
Physical Description:
1 painting : oil on canvas ; 76 x 66 cm in frame 95 x 68 cm
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Exhibition Note:
Fame and Friendship: Pope, Roubiliac, and the Portrait Bust in Eighteenth-Century Britain
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Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 10077926
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