James Anderson, L.L.D.-F.R.S.-F.A.S.-S.&c.
Gent. Mag. May 1809. Pl.I. p.401.
Stipple. Plate 165 x 114mm. 6½ x 4½".
Portrait, long half-length with short curly hair, seated to left, chin on his right chin with the elbow resting on the arm of his chair, a handkerchief in his left hand, wearing a dark coat, pale waistcoat and white cravat, with spectacles drawn up to his hair. Plate for the 'Gentleman's Magazine' of 1809. Dr James Anderson (1739-1808) was physician-general of the East India Company in Madras. He was also a botanist and publisher of 'The Bee', which was a weekly paper form 1790-1794.
Ex Collection: R. Hobson of Hove.
[Ref: 25380] £75.00