by Henry Meyer, published by Henry Colburn, after John Jackson Click on the links below to find out more
stipple engraving, published 24 June 1813
7 3/4 in. x 4 3/4 in. (198 mm x 121 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by (Frederick) Leverton Harris, 1927
- James Northcote (1746-1831), Painter; pupil and biographer of Sir Joshua Reynolds. Sitter associated with 23 portraits, Artist associated with 103 portraits.
- Henry Colburn (1784 or 1785-1855), Publisher. Artist associated with 25 portraits.
- John Jackson (1778-1831), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 231 portraits, Sitter in 6 portraits.
- Henry Meyer (1782?-1847), Portrait painter and engraver. Artist associated with 279 portraits.
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