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King Henry VI, with his hands clasped above Eton College chapel. Mezzotint by W. Pether after J. Bacon.

Bacon, John, 1740-1799.
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[between 1790 and 1799?]
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Henry VI as founder of Eton College. His attributes include the college chapel, the charter with a seal, a book and paired shields of arms

Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [between 1790 and 1799?]

Physical description

1 print : mezzotint ; image 56.4 x 33.2 cm

Lettering

Henricus Sextus ; Engraved by Wm. Pether from a statue erected in the chapel of Eton ...

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 570444i

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  • English



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