In Effigiem & librum Drs. Charleton

Method Engraving
Artist Pierre Lombart
Published c.1650-1672
Dimensions Image 161 x 97 mm, Plate 164 x 103 mm, Sheet 182 x 136 mm
Notes Inscription below portrait reads: Imago pulcra Est. picts sculptoris manu:/At pulcriorem dat libris Autor suis-,/Hic Corpus-Illis ipsa Mens. depingitur/Imo universi Mens & Ipsius Simul. C.B.

Walter Charleton (1619-1707) was an English writer. According to Jon Parkin, he was "the main conduit for the transmission of Epicurean ideas to England."

Ex.:Col: Earl de Grey

Condition: Trimmed to just outside platemark, laid to album page.
Framing unmounted
Price £40.00
Stock ID 24675