Alexander Pope resting on an open book
|Creator:||Richardson, Jonathan, 1665-1745, artist|
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Alexander Pope (1688-1744), English poet.
Gift of Joan Pittman Schnabel Rea, 1964.
Jonathan Richardson (1665-1745), English artist.
Title devised by cataloger.
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.
1 painting : oil on canvas ; 76 x 66 cm in frame 95 x 68 cm
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|Curatorial Area:||Beinecke Library|
Fame and Friendship: Pope, Roubiliac, and the Portrait Bust in Eighteenth-Century Britain
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