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Henry Jenkins, aged 169. Etching by T. Worlidge, 1752, after R. Walker.

  • Walker, Robert, -1660.
Date
1752
Reference
359i
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view Henry Jenkins, aged 169. Etching by T. Worlidge, 1752, after R. Walker.

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Credit: Henry Jenkins, aged 169. Etching by T. Worlidge, 1752, after R. Walker. Wellcome Collection. Public Domain Mark

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Publication/Creation

London (No. 69 St. Pauls Church Yard) : Printed for & sold by Carrington Bowles at his map & print warehouse.

Physical description

1 print : etching ; platemark 34.8 x 25.8 cm

Lettering

Henry Jenkins of Ellerton in Yorkshire, who lived to the surprizing age of 169. Which is 16 years longer then old Parr. Taken from an original painting done by Walker. ; Thos. Worlige delin et fecit 1752 ...

Lettering note

The lettering continues with "The great age of Henry Jenkins, by Mrs. Anne Saville ..." and the epitaph on a monument to the sitter at Bolton in Yorkshire

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 359i

Languages

  • English


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