James Ware Esq.r F.R.S. &c.
[Pub. by J. Asperne, 32, Cornhill, 1, March, 1804.]
Stipple. 135 x 105mm (5¼ x 4¼"). Trimmed inside platemark. Laid on scrap paper.
An illustration from the 'New European Magazine'. A portrait in an oval of oculist James Ware (1756–1815), half-length, standing to right, wearing spectacles, a dark double-breadted coat fastened with three buttons, and a white neckerchief. Ware was an English eye surgeon, and Fellow of the Royal Society, who practiced in London during the Georgian era. He is considered one of the founding fathers of modern ophthalmology in Britain.
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