Engraved for the Encyclopedia Londinensis, 1826.
Colour printed stipple with engraving. 180 x 135mm, 7 x 5¾". Watermarked 1824.
An oval portrait of Gaius Julius Caesar (100-44 BC). His success as a general was responsible for the recreation of the Roman Republic as an Empire. The 'Encyclopedia Londonensis' was published from 1796 to 1829, compiled by John Wilkes, edited by John Jones.
[Ref: 18546] £80.00