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7 Portraits in set: Rasbotham album

Album of the Lancashire antiquarian Dorning Rasbotham (1730-1791), containing 8 portraits, including one of John Byrom (1692-1763) who devised and taught a system of shorthand in Manchester. Amongst the portraits are a few pen and ink drawings as well as several etchings and engravings. Purchased at Christie's, 1975.

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D18109

John Byrom

by Dorning Rasbotham
etching, mid 18th century
NPG D18109

D18110

John Byrom

by Dorning Rasbotham
etching, mid 18th century
NPG D18110

D18106

Unknown man

by Dorning Rasbotham
pen and ink, 1750s-1780s
NPG D18106

D18107

James Wylde

by Dorning Rasbotham
pen and ink, 1780s
NPG D18107

D18111

John Byrom

by James Posselwhite, after Unknown artist
stipple engraving, 19th century
NPG D18111

D18105

Dorning Rasbotham

by John Henry Robinson, published by Fisher Son & Co, after Henry Pickering
stipple and line engraving, published 1833
NPG D18105