Sir John Lowther, 2nd Bt

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Sir John Lowther, 2nd Bt, published by Alexander Browne, after  Sir Peter Lely, circa 1684 - NPG D11433 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Sir John Lowther, 2nd Bt

published by Alexander Browne, after Sir Peter Lely
mezzotint, circa 1684
14 1/4 in. x 10 7/8 in. (362 mm x 275 mm) plate size; 15 7/8 in. x 12 1/4 in. (402 mm x 310 mm) paper size
Purchased with help from the Friends of the National Libraries, 1984
Reference Collection
NPG D11433

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  • Sir John Lowther, 2nd Bt (1643-1706), Baronet of Whitehaven, Commissioner of the Admiralty and politician; MP for Cumberland. Sitter in 6 portraits.

Artistsback to top

  • Alexander Browne (active 1659-died 1706), Artist, publisher, printseller, auctioneer and dealer. Artist associated with 149 portraits, Sitter in 4 portraits.
  • Sir Peter Lely (1618-1680), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 832 portraits, Sitter in 18 portraits.

Related worksback to top

  • NPG D5129: Sir John Lowther, 2nd Bt (from same plate)
  • NPG D13670: Sir John Lowther, 2nd Bt (from same plate)
  • NPG D13671: Sir John Lowther, 2nd Bt (from same plate)

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