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Sir James Wishart

Artist:
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, Florence 1728–1815 Lisbon)
Artist:
After John Faber, the Younger (British, ca. 1695–1756)
Publisher:
R. Faulder (London)
Sitter:
Portrait of Sir James Wishart (British, died 1729)
Date:
1794 or earlier
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching; first state of three
Dimensions:
oval image: 3 1/2 x 2 15/16 in. (8.9 x 7.5 cm) plate: 6 1/16 x 44 7/16 in. (15.4 x 112.9 cm) sheet: 11 1/16 x 8 1/4 in. (28.1 x 20.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.3.756-2019
Not on view
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund; Donor: Harris Brisbane Dick Fund
De Vesme and Calabi 930 i/iii; O'Donoghue IV.521.1
Freeman O'Donoghue Catalogue of Engraved British Portraits Preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum. vols. 1-5, London, 1908–22, vol. IV, p. 521, cat. no. 1.

Alexandre de Vesme, Augusto Calabi Francesco Bartolozzi. Catalogue des estampes et notice biographique d'après les manuscrits de A. De Vesme entièrement réformés et complétés d'une étude critique par A. Calabi, Milan, Guido Modiano. Milan, 1928, cat. no. 930 i/iii, p. 258.



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