Reference numberP/0220
TitlePortrait of Ward, Seth
ArtistGreenhill, John
DescriptionSeth Ward Bishop of Salisbury is shown at half-length wearing the robes of the Order of the Garter. His left hand is drawn towards the body; the right arm is extended, the hand resting upon a book lying on a table.. The head is turned slightly to the right, the eyes regarding the spectator. In the right-hand corner appears a distant prospect of Salisbury Cathedral.
MaterialsOil on canvas
DimensionsH 1271mm x W 1031mm x D17mm
NotesA copy of the original by John Greenhill
Access statusOpen
ProvenanceDeposited by the Bishop Seth Ward Almshouse Trust, 2004.
Related materialColour negative, Box N101. IM/005106
Related records in the catalogueIM/005106

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NA2442Ward; Seth (1617 - 1689); astronomer and bishop of Exeter and Salisbury1617 - 1689
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