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Gilbert Burnet; John Locke; Humphrey Prideaux; Samuel Clarke

17 of 36 portraits of John Locke

Gilbert Burnet; John Locke; Humphrey Prideaux; Samuel Clarke, by John Simon, circa 1715-1724 - NPG D5100 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Gilbert Burnet; John Locke; Humphrey Prideaux; Samuel Clarke

by John Simon
mezzotint, circa 1715-1724
14 3/8 in. x 10 3/8 in. (365 mm x 264 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1966
Reference Collection
NPG D5100

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Sittersback to top

  • Gilbert Burnet (1643-1715), Bishop of Salisbury and historian. Sitter associated with 24 portraits.
  • Samuel Clarke (1675-1729), Metaphysician. Sitter associated with 21 portraits.
  • John Locke (1632-1704), Philosopher. Sitter in 36 portraits.
  • Humphrey Prideaux (1648-1724), Orientalist. Sitter in 2 portraits.

Artistback to top

  • John Simon (1675-1751), Mezzotint engraver. Artist associated with 213 portraits.

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