5 of 7 portraits of William Cowper
by Henry Meyer, published by T. Cadell & W. Davies, after Lemuel Francis Abbott
stipple engraving, published 11 June 1816
15 in. x 12 7/8 in. (380 mm x 328 mm) plate size; 15 3/4 in. x 13 5/8 in. (400 mm x 345 mm) paper size
Bequeathed by (Frederick) Leverton Harris, 1927
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- Lemuel Francis Abbott (circa 1760-1802), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 77 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
- T. Cadell & W. Davies (active 1795-1817), Publishers. Artist associated with 234 portraits.
- Henry Meyer (1782?-1847), Portrait painter and engraver. Artist associated with 278 portraits.
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- Thomas Carlyle: Historian of Heroes
Until 30 March 2015