© National Portrait Gallery, London
Sir Christopher Wren
by and published by Thomas Holloway, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt Click on the links below to find out more
line engraving, published 1798
9 1/8 in. x 7 1/4 in. (232 mm x 184 mm) plate size; 11 1/4 in. x 8 1/8 in. (286 mm x 206 mm) paper size
Given by Henry Witte Martin, 1861
- Thomas Holloway (1748-1827), Engraver. Artist associated with 31 portraits.
- Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt (1646-1723), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 1681 portraits, Sitter associated with 30 portraits.
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