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John Pordage

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (printing)

  • Date:

    1683 (printing)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Faithorne, William (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving.

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Edgar Seligman.

  • Museum number:

    E.917-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PS, shelf 15

Physical description

Print, portrait of a man, head and shoulders, facing slightly right, within a plain oval border.

Place of Origin

London (printing)

Date

1683 (printing)

Artist/maker

Faithorne, William (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving.

Marks and inscriptions

'W: Faithorne fe:'
Lettered with name of sitter etc. and

Dimensions

Height: 7.5 in, Width: 5.25 in

Descriptive line

Print, portrait of John Pordage, astrologer and mystic, engraved by William Faithorne I, 1683.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1960: Volume 2, Edgar Seligman Gift. London: HMSO, 1966.

Techniques

Engraving

Categories

Prints; Portraits; Religion; Magic

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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