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Cotton Mather

Cottonus Mather, S. Theologiae Doctor Regiae Societatis Londinensis Socius et Ecclesiae Bostonum Nov Anglorum nuper Praepositus.

American
1727
Peter Pelham (American (born in England), about 1695–1751)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sm 26, Between first and second; St. 2469

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.1 x 25.6 cm (14 3/16 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3691

Medium or Technique

Mezzotint

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Aetatis Suae LXV, MDCCXXVII

Signed

P. Pelham ad vivum pinxit ab Origin Fecit et excud.

Provenance

1919, gift of Mrs. Frederick Lewis Gay, Brookline, MA to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 21, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederick Lewis Gay