RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoMS 4839
TitleARCHBISHOP SANCROFT
Date1680
DescriptionPortrait drawing of William Sancroft (1617-1693), Archbishop of Canterbury, by David Loggan (1635-1700?).

The drawing is the original from which Loggan produced an engraving of Sancroft on which are the words 'D. Loggan ad vivum delin. et sculpt. 1680'.
PhysicalDescriptionIn a blackwood oval frame measuring 180 x 153 mm., glazed.
RelatedMaterialOn the reverse of the frame is a note on the identification of the drawing as Loggan by Sir Sidney Colvin, Keeper of Prints and Drawings at the British Museum, in a letter dated 28 June 1906. The identification had also been made by Sir Lionel Cust, Director of the National Portrait Gallery, in a letter to the Archbishop of Canterbury dated 13 Feb. 1906 (MS. 3347, ff. 64-65).

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CodeNameDates
32Sancroft; William (1617-1693); Archbishop of Canterbury1617-1693
GB/109/8580Colvin; Sir; Sidney (1845-1927); museum administrator, art and literary scholar1845-1927
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