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Revd. Mr. Madan & Revd. Mr. De Coetlogon

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    London (published)

  • Date:

    15/04/1774 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Watson, James (engraver)
    James, George (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PP, shelf 22

Physical description

Print, whole-length portraits of Martin Madan and Charles Edward de Coetlogon, sitting and wearing wigs, bands and black gowns. Madan is seated on left, directed, facing and looking towards right; De Coetlogon is seated at a table, holding an open book, the pages lettered St John Chap XIX, between his hands and is looking towards Madam; in the right background are bookshelves.

Place of Origin

London (published)


15/04/1774 (published)


Watson, James (engraver)
James, George (artist)

Materials and Techniques


Marks and inscriptions

'George James pinxt. James Watson fecit. Revd. Mr. Madan & Revd. Mr. De Coetlogon. Publish'd according to Act of Parliament April 15th 1774.'


Height: 74.8 cm mount, Width: 54.5 cm mount

Object history note

This print is from the Gulston Collection.

Descriptive line

Print, whole-length portrait of the Martin Madam and Charles Edward de Coetlogon, mezzotint by James Watson after George James, 1774.

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

Smith, John Chaloner. British Mezzotinto Portraits. London: Henry Sotheran & Co., 1883. Vol. 4, p.1522.

Production Note

2nd state.



Subjects depicted

Men; Bible; Clergy


Portraits; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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