Engraving (print)

Object number
68.9.1
Title
The Right Rev'd George Berkeley, S.T.P. Late Lord Bishop of Cloyne in Ireland.
Creator
Skelton, W.
Date
1800
Description
Engraving of George Berkeley, noted philosopher and Bishop of Cloyne. Title below print reads: "The Right Reverend George Berkeley, S.T.P./Late Lord Bishop of Cloyne in Ireland." Image depicts Berkeley wearing a long robe, seated in a chair with a book by his side. Through a doorway, three figures can be seen near a waterfall in a pastoral setting. Two coats of arms, with the inscription "DIEN AVEC NOUS" are located below the illustration. Published March 30, 1800 by W. Skelton of Stafford Place, Pimlico, London. Vanderbank is listed as the hand colorist or painter ("Pinx't") at left; Skelton is listed as the engraver ("Sculp't") at right.
Materials
paper
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. E.S. Cushman
Object Type
engravings (prints)
Related People & Organizations
Berkeley, George, Dean (associated)