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Jacob Houbraken, Portrait of John Milton

Photo courtesy of Tom St Aubyn (All rights reserved)

Details

Country House
Petworth House
Title(s)
Portrait of John Milton
Date
1743–52
Medium and support
Etching and engraving
Artist
Jacob Houbraken
Catalogue Number
PT7

Description

From Thomas Birch, The Heads of Illustrious Persons of Great Britain, engraved by Mr Houbraken and by Mr Vertue. Published in London

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