John Revoult, A.M. / Master of the Walworth Academy.From an Original Painting by Sir Will.m Beechey R.A. presented to Mr. Revoult by the Gentlemen who had been educated under him as a token of their high respect and affectionate regard towards him. 1798.
Mezzotint with large margins, platemark 380 x 280mm (15 x 11"). Slight marks on right but overall very good.
John Revoult, who ran a private school, the Walworth Academy, in south London. Its pupils included the explorer Francis Rawdon Chesney (1789-1872) and the actor Thomas Denning. Sitting here with a closed book lettered' Introduction to the Arts & Sciences. 1798'.
Ex: collection of the late Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd; Frankau 67 ii/ii; CS 32 ii/ii.
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