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Frances Abington (née Barton) as Roxalana

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Frances Abington (née Barton) as Roxalana, by John Keyse Sherwin, published by  John Thane, after  Sir Joshua Reynolds, published 1 February 1791 (1782-1783) - NPG D14220 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Frances Abington (née Barton) as Roxalana

by John Keyse Sherwin, published by John Thane, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
stipple engraving, published 1 February 1791 (1782-1783)
11 1/8 in. x 8 1/4 in. (284 mm x 210 mm) plate size; 11 3/4 in. x 8 7/8 in. (297 mm x 225 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by (Frederick) Leverton Harris, 1927
Reference Collection
NPG D14220


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  • Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), Painter and first President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 1413 portraits, Sitter associated with 38 portraits.
  • John Keyse Sherwin (1751-1790), Draughtsman and engraver. Artist associated with 50 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
  • John Thane (1748-1818), Printseller. Artist associated with 87 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.