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    Portrait of Ralph Bathurst

    Date
    1676
    Sitter
    Ralph Bathurst (1620 - 1704, British) , Physician, Theologian
    Creator
    David Loggan (1634 - 1692, British) , Artist
    Object type
    Image reference
    Material
    Technique
    Dimensions
    height (print): 243mm
    width (print): 184mm
    Subject
    Description
    Half length oval portrait in clerical dress, with decorative scroll-work above and a coat of arms below.

    Inscribed “D.Loggan ad Vivum delin.”. The oval portrait surround has the text: “RANDOLPHUS BATHURST M.DR. ECCL. CATHEDR. WELLENSIS DE CAN. REG. MA. TI A SACRIS COLL. TRIN. PRAES ET ACAD. OXON. VICECANCELLARIUS 1676”.

    Ralph Bathurst was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1663.
    Object history
    Noted in Catalogue of the prints in the possession of the Royal Society, by Henry George Plimmer FRS (1856-1918), manuscript, p.8. J.P.Gassiot Collection, purchased 1878.
    Associated place
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    Credit
    © The Royal Society
    Image number
    RS.9514
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