WorldCat Identities

Faber, John 1695?-1756

Overview
Works: 101 works in 109 publications in 2 languages and 155 library holdings
Genres: Portraits  Biography  Pictorial works  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: ND497.K47, 704.942
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Most widely held works about John Faber
 
Most widely held works by John Faber
The Kit-Cat club : done from the original paintings of Sir Godfrey Kneller by Godfrey Kneller( Book )

7 editions published between 1700 and 1735 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A genealogical history of the house of Yvery; in its different branches of Yvery, Luvel, Perceval, and Gournay by James Anderson( Book )

2 editions published in 1742 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kit-Cat club done from the original paintings of Sr. Godfrey Kneller, by Mr. Faber by John Faber( Book )

2 editions published in 1735 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His excellency Jonathan Belcher Esqr. Captain general & governor in chief of His Majesty's provinces of Massachusetts Bay & new Hampshire in New England and vice admiral of the same. by Richard Phillips( Visual )

1 edition published in 1734 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Subject: Half length portrait of Jonathan Belcher in a large wig and elaborate coat with a ruffled collar. He holds a rolled document in his proper right hand. Seen in the distance is a ship at sea, and the shoreline of Boston
Robert Wilks, Esqr.: videtisne quam nihil by John Faber( Visual )

1 edition published in 1732 in Latin and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Martin Folkes. Mezzotint by J. Faber, 1742, after W. Hogarth by William Hogarth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1742 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Martin Folkes was a mathematician and antiquarian. He was president of the Royal Society (in succession to Sir Hans Sloane) from 1741 to 1753, and was a vice-president of the Foundling Hospital
Mary Toft (Tofts). Mezzotint by J. Faber, 1726 by John Laguerre( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Her Grace the Duchess of St. Albans] by John Faber( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Portrait standing whole-length next to an orange tree, left foot raised on the plinth below it, left arm resting on the large urn in which the tree is planted, holding a fruit and gesturing towards it with the other hand, smiling towards the viewer; from a series of thirteen plates after Kneller."--British Museum online catalogue
Teresia Constantia Phillips by John Faber( Visual )

1 edition published in 1761 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Layton Smith. Stipple engraving after J. Faber by John Faber( Visual )

1 edition published in 1820 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Imprisoned for debt in the Fleet prison. Made a solemn vow never to have his beard shaved until his release from the Fleet Prison, but "died under confinement, without permitting a razor ever to touch his chin" (Caulfield, loc. cit.). Subject of a mezzotint portrait by John Faber published in 1754
Mr. Jacob Tonson by John Faber( Visual )

1 edition published in 1733 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dr. Philippus Melanchton by John Faber( Visual )

1 edition published in 1715 in Latin and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Head and shoulders portrait of the German theologian and Protestant reformer Philipp Melanchton after a painting by Hans Holbein
The Kit-Cat Club done from the original paintings of Sr. Godfrey Kneller by John Faber( Visual )

1 edition published in 1735 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Johannes Miltonus : circa annum aetatis xxvm by John Faber( Visual )

1 edition published in 1740 in Latin and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Head and shoulders portrait within an oval, of a young Milton, facing to the right. Portrait was considered spurious by George Vertue, but Francis Peck, editor of the New memoirs of the life and poetical works of Mr. John Milton (1740), used it as the frontispiece to this work (Cf. DNB)
 
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Alternative Names
Faber II, John, ca. 1695-1756

Faber, John, ca. 1695-1756

Languages
English (24)

Latin (4)