John Smith mezzotints, 1683-1729, Vol. I
103 Portraits in set
Volume I of a three volume set of mezzotints by John Smith, many after portraits by Sir Godfrey Kneller. Smith was the leading exponent of mezzotint production in Britain during the late 17th century and this set is believed to have been assembled by him towards the end of his career for sale to a collector.
by John Smith, published by Edward Cooper, after Willem Wissing
by Isaac Beckett, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, (circa 1685)
by and published by John Smith, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt