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Rasbotham album

7 Portraits in set

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.