6 of 10 portraits of Oliver Goldsmith
by Samuel William Reynolds, published by Hodgson, Boys & Graves, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 1835 (1770)
8 7/8 in. x 6 1/2 in. (226 mm x 165 mm) plate size; 10 3/4 in. x 7 7/8 in. (274 mm x 201 mm) paper size
Purchased with help from the Friends of the National Libraries and the Pilgrim Trust, 1966
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- Hodgson, Boys & Graves (active 1835), Publishers. Artist associated with 17 portraits.
- Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), Painter and first President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 1413 portraits, Sitter associated with 38 portraits.
- Samuel William Reynolds (1773-1835), Mezzotint engraver and painter. Artist associated with 628 portraits, Sitter in 3 portraits.