Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury(1671-1713), Philosopher and writer on the fine arts
Sitter in 8 portraits
by John Closterman
oil on canvas, circa 1700-1701
- Maurice Ashley-Cooper (brother)
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