4 of 6 portraits of Mary Wollstonecraft
by James Heath, published by Daniel Isaac Eaton, after John Opie
stipple engraving, (circa 1797)
7 1/4 in. x 4 3/8 in. (185 mm x 112 mm) plate size; 7 5/8 in. x 4 7/8 in. (194 mm x 124 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by (Frederick) Leverton Harris, 1927
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- Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797), Writer and feminist; wife of William Godwin. Sitter in 6 portraits.
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- Daniel Isaac Eaton (circa 1753-1814), Radical writer and publisher. Artist associated with 2 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
- James Heath (1757-1834), Engraver. Artist associated with 79 portraits, Sitter associated with 8 portraits.
- John Opie (1761-1807), Portrait and history painter. Artist associated with 148 portraits, Sitter in 13 portraits.