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Detail from engraving of Thomas Ken Bishop of Bath and Wells

Thomas Ken (1637 1711)

  • Thomas Lord Bishop of Bath and Wells
  • To Mrs Lucy Boiiell (?) by John Dundass, Epsom Surrey (see detail below)
  • April 6 1703, 102 x 146mm (4 x 5¾in)

Q Plate mark suggests this is a line engraving but I'm not sure. What could it be for?

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Image of engraving of Thomas Ken Bishop of Bath and Wells

 

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