Samuel Whitbread Esqr.Ob. 11. June 1796, Aet. 76.
Published Jany. 1. 1803, by S.W. Reynolds, 47 Poland Street, London.
Mezzotint, open letter proof with 'First Fifty' inscribed lower left. Sheet 475 x 305mm, 18¾ x 12". Trimmed close to plate mark. Edges of the paper scuffed.
Portrait of Samuel Whitbread (died 1796), brewer and father of the MP of the same name, seated at a table with inkstand, papers and a pocket watch; landscape through a window at left. Etched vignette of the Good Samaritan below. After Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723 - 1792).
See Whitman 296 and Hamilton p.72; undescribed state between I and II.
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