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Image number: RS.13427
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Portrait of Sir John Cutler

Date

1815

Sitter

John Cutler (1603-1693), Merchant

Creator

Unknown, Printmaker

Creator - Organisation

Edward Jeffrey, Publisher

Object type

Image reference

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (plate): 182mm
width (plate): 137mm
height (print): 228mm
width (print): 154mm
width (paper support): 153mm

Subject

Description

Head and shoulders portrait of Sir John Cutler in three-quarter profile to the right as viewed. He wears periwig, doublet and lace cravat. Oval in a rectangular frame.

Inscribed ‘SIR JOHN CUTLER. From the original in Grocers Hall Published by Edward Jeffrey Pall Mall 1815.’

Sir John Cutler (ca.1608-1693) was a British merchant, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1664 and he was on the Council in 1673.

Provenance: Noted in Catalogue of the prints in the possession of the Royal Society, by Henry George Plimmer FRS (1856-1918), manuscript, p.11.

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