Abraham Newland Esq.r Chief Cashier of the Bank of England. To the Deputy Governor and Directors of the Bank of England. This Plate is with Permission dedicated by their most Obedient Humble Servant J. Grozer.
Pub. as the Act directs Aug.t 20.1795 by I. Grozer, No.40 Gerrard Street, Soho: London.
Mezzotint, with Collector's mark, printed in colour. 477 x 356mm (18¾ x 14"). Trimmed. Slightly foxed.
Portrait, three-quarter length standing directed to right, wearing a dark suit and short powdered wig, ooking towards the viewer, right hand in his pocket, left hand at his side, touching a ten pound note on a table, with an inkpot and letter addressed to 'Abraham Newland Esqr. Chief Cashier of the Bank of England'. Abraham Newland (1730-1807), chief cashier at the Bank of England.
Ex Collection: Earl of Bute. Horne: 86, ii/ii. CS: 18.
[Ref: 29162] £320.00