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Cottonus Matherus [Cotton Mather]

GC002.02.144 (RS129806)

Description

A formal portrait of Mather done by the British born Pelham, John Singleton Copley's step-father.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
ca. 1727
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1923-03-07
Physical Description
1 engraving reprint
Dimensions
20.5x 14.25(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection number: PR144OVR
Credit Line
Gift of the Bostonian Society, 7 March 1923
GUSN
198953
Reference Code
GC002.02.144

Record details

Originator
Pelham, Peter, 1697-1751 (Artist)
Pelham, Peter, 1697-1751 (Engraver)
Other People
Mather, Cotton, 1663-1728
Descriptive Terms
clergy
portraits
Material Type
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Portrait
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 141-150
Physical Access Restrictions
Very dirty with torn edges.

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