image codrington e, im000907
Image number: RS.13409
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Portrait of Sir Edward Codrington

Date

ca. 19th century

Sitter

Edward Codrington (1770-1851), Admiral

Creator

Unknown, Engraver

Object type

Image reference

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 129mm
width (print): 105mm
height (paper support): 163mm
width (paper support): 136mm

Subject

Description

Head and shoulders portrait of Sir Edward Codrington in right three-quarter profile. He wears regency-style jacket with high collared shirt and dark cravat.

Inscribed ‘Sir. Edw Codrington FRS’ and pencilled ‘1822’.

Sir Edward Codrington was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1822.

Provenance: Noted in Catalogue of the prints in the possession of the Royal Society, by Henry George Plimmer FRS (1856-1918), manuscript, p.12.

Associated place

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