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'The brewer and the thistle'

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'The brewer and the thistle', by James Sayers, published by  Hannah Humphrey, published 26 June 1805 - NPG D12264 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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'The brewer and the thistle'

by James Sayers, published by Hannah Humphrey
etching and aquatint, published 26 June 1805
14 in. x 9 7/8 in. (357 mm x 251 mm) plate size; 15 in. x 10 3/4 in. (380 mm x 273 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1905
Reference Collection
NPG D12264


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  • Hannah Humphrey (active 1778-1822), Publisher and printseller. Artist associated with 717 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • James Sayers (1748-1823), Artist. Artist associated with 188 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

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