John Abbott - and the Abbott Family of Frithelstock, North Devon.
Portrait of a Plaster Worker.
Not really relevant to this blog - this portrait lifted from the V&A blog
article by guest contributor Jenny Saunt. A very interesting post.
see - http://www.vam.ac.uk/blog/sketch-product/john-abbott-portrait-plasterworker.
For everything you need to know about English Renaissance and later architectural plasterwork see
see my posts on the ceiling from the Feathers , Wheelergate, Nottingham.