by John Charles Felix Rossi
bronze bust, exhibited 1797
20 in. (508 mm) high
Given by Sir Matthew Digby Wyatt, 1872
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Artistback to top
- John Charles Felix Rossi (1762-1839), Sculptor. Artist of 2 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
This portraitback to top
The combination of rugged hair, craggy face and polished finish make this an unusual bust, but one that captures Wyatt's noted good-humour and energy.
Linked publicationsback to top
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 679
- Walker, Richard, Regency Portraits, 1985, p. 578