Mr. Wm. Shipley,whose Public Spirit gave rise to the Society Instituted at London, for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce.
Rare stipple with soft-ground etching, 175 x 120mm. 7 x 4¾". Slight crease
Finely engraved oval portrait of William Shipley (1714 - 1803), Founder of St Martin's Lane Academy and the Society of Arts. By and after William Hincks (1752 - 1797) for the Society's ‘Transactions’, Vol. IV.
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