Anthony Chamier Esqe. M.P. F.R.S.Under Secretary of State.
[British, n.d., c.1780.]
Mezzotint, fine, proof with open letters, 505 x 355mm. 19¾ x 14".
Anthony Chamier (1725 - 1780), financier and government official; seated at a table with his legs crossed to right and head turned to left, his right hand holding papers, with inkstand to left, his left hand inside his waistcoat. An original member of the Literary Club, Chamier was a friend of Johnson. After Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723 - 1792).
Hamilton p.16, II of III. See NPG D7824. Frankau: 54, ii/iii. CS: 26, ii/iii.
[Ref: 22382] £280.00