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Doctor Francis Willis

Artist:
Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, Florence 1728–1815 Lisbon)
Artist:
After John Nixon (British, ca. 1760–1818)
Publisher:
Timbrell and Harding (London)
Sitter:
Francis Willis, D.D., M.D. (British, 1718–1807)
Date:
April 15, 1789
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching, printed in brown ink; third state of four
Dimensions:
oval image: 4 3/8 x 3 1/2 in. (11.1 x 8.9 cm)
plate: 10 7/8 x 9 1/8 in. (27.6 x 23.2 cm)
sheet: 11 3/4 x 10 in. (29.8 x 25.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1917
Accession Number:
17.3.756-2157
Not on view
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund; Donor: Harris Brisbane Dick Fund
De Vesme & Calabi 928 iii/iv; Tuer 1918 i/ii
Andrew White Tuer Bartolozzi and his works : a biographical and descriptive account of the life and career of Francesco Bartolozzi, R.A.. 1881, cat. no. 1918 i/ii.

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. 928 iii/iv.

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