1 portrait of Charles Burney
by William Sharp
line engraving, published 1 December 1821
14 1/2 in. x 12 1/2 in. (368 mm x 317 mm) plate size; 19 in. x 14 1/2 in. (483 mm x 367 mm) paper size
Purchased with help from the Friends of the National Libraries and the Pilgrim Trust, 1966
Sitterback to top
- Charles Burney (1757-1817), Reverend; Doctor; Classical scholar; Literary Critic. Sitter in 9 portraits.
Artistback to top
- William Sharp (1749-1824), Engraver. Artist associated with 73 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
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