Samuel Ayscough

1 portrait of Samuel Ayscough

Samuel Ayscough, by James Basire, published by  Nichols & Son, published 31 December 1804 - NPG D8642 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Samuel Ayscough

by James Basire, published by Nichols & Son
line engraving, published 31 December 1804
7 3/4 in. x 4 5/8 in. (197 mm x 117 mm) plate size; 8 3/4 in. x 5 1/2 in. (222 mm x 140 mm) paper size
acquired Martin Collection, 1861
Reference Collection
NPG D8642


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  • Samuel Ayscough (1745-1804), Librarian and index maker. Sitter in 1 portrait.

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  • James Basire (1730-1802), Engraver. Artist associated with 85 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • Nichols & Son (active 1800-1811), Printers. Artist associated with 6 portraits.