5 of 8 portraits of Charles Townshend
by John Dixon, published by William Wynne Ryland, after Sir Joshua Reynolds
mezzotint, published 21 December 1770 (1765-1767)
15 1/2 in. x 11 in. (393 mm x 278 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by (Frederick) Leverton Harris, 1927
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Artistsback to top
- John Dixon (circa 1740-1811), Engraver. Artist associated with 47 portraits.
- Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), Painter and first President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 1413 portraits, Sitter associated with 38 portraits.
- William Wynne Ryland (baptised 1733-1783), Engraver and printseller. Artist associated with 18 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
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