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'Paradise lost'

6 of 103 portraits of Edmund Burke

'Paradise lost', by James Sayers, published by  Charles Bretherton, published 17 July 1782 - NPG D9562 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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'Paradise lost'

by James Sayers, published by Charles Bretherton
etching, published 17 July 1782
10 3/4 in. x 8 3/4 in. (274 mm x 223 mm) plate size; 12 in. x 10 in. (304 mm x 255 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1905
Reference Collection
NPG D9562


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  • Charles Bretherton (circa 1760-1783), Engraver and printseller; son of James Bretherton. Artist associated with 46 portraits.
  • James Sayers (1748-1823), Artist. Artist associated with 188 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

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  • NPG D16764: 'Paradise lost' (impression from same plate as)