Portrait of Matthew Prior by Ozias Humphrey

Drawing in two crayons of Matthew Prior, poet and diplomatist, (1664-1721).

Details

Medium:
Crayon
Acquired in:
1909
Presented by:
G A Simonson through The Art Fund

Monogram of artist. One of five gifts of drawings to the British Museum by George Simonson between 1909 and 1936.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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