W.J.Chaplin [facsimile signature.]
London: Published March 1st. 1850, by Henrey Graves & Compy. Printsellers in Ordinary to Her Majesty, & H.R.H. Prince Albert_6, Pall Mall.
Mezzotint. Plate 561 x 420mm. Sheet 694 x 503mm. Fine. Stain across the top that goes into the platemark but does not affect the image.
William James Chaplin (1787-1859), Transport entrepreneur. He had been one of the largest operators of mail coaches in England with seventy coaches and 1,300 teams of horses.
In the NPG.
[Ref: 12675] £240.00