J. Williams [facsimile signature].
Coloured engraving. Printed area 100 x 80mm, 4 x 3¼".
A half-length portrait of Sir John Williams (1777-1846), in wig and gown. As an M.P. he participated in the trial of Queen Caroline in 1820. Published in "Portraits of the Worthies of Westminster-Hall, with their Autographs; being Fac-Similies of Original Sketches, Found in the Note-Book of a Briefless Barrister". Only Part I of this work was published: an attempt to fund Part II by subscription failed.
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