Thomas Becket

1 portrait

Thomas Becket, by and published by John Carter, published 1 July 1786 - NPG D23960 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Thomas Becket

by and published by John Carter
hand-coloured engraving, published 1 July 1786
15 3/4 in. x 9 1/8 in. (400 mm x 232 mm) plate size; 17 1/2 in. x 10 7/8 in. (443 mm x 276 mm) paper size
Given by the daughter of compiler William Fleming MD, Mary Elizabeth Stopford, 1931
Reference Collection
NPG D23960


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  • Thomas Becket (1120?-1170), Archbishop of Canterbury. Sitter in 13 portraits.

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  • John Carter (1748-1817), Draughtsman and antiquary. Artist associated with 4 portraits.