Stipple engraving, proof before letters. Sheet 443 x 348mm.
Robert Stephenson FRS [1803 - 1859], civil engineer. He was the only son of George Stephenson, the famed railway and locomotive engineer; many of the achievements popularly credited to his father were actually joint efforts of father and son. After the crayon drawing by G. Richmond.
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