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Image number: RS.13940
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Portrait of John Jebb, Bishop of Limerick

Date

ca. early 19th century

Sitter

John Jebb (1775-1833), Clergyman

Creator

G Adcock (active 1830s), Engraver

Object type

Image reference

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 147mm
width (print): 111mm
height (paper support): 202mm
width (paper support): 132mm

Subject

Description

Head and shoulders portrait of John Jebb in three-quarter profile to the right as viewed. He wears robes with bands.

Inscribed ‘THE RIGHT REV JOHN JEBB, D.D. Lord Bishop of Limerick.’ Pencilled ‘1824. 2.’

John Jebb, Bishop of Limerick (1775-1833) Irish clergyman elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1824.

Provenance: Noted in Catalogue of the prints in the possession of the Royal Society, by Henry George Plimmer FRS (1856-1918), manuscript, p35.

Associated place

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