This Portrait of Humphrey Howorth, Esqr M.P. for the Borough of Eveshamis presented as a token in remembrance from their Brother Freeman John Suffield, Engraver, No 233 Strand, London Oct 6th 1808
Very fine stipple, platemark 175 x 110mm (7 x 4¼"). Very large margins. Uncut.
Humphrey Howorth (1749-1827), surgeon and politician. From an old Herefordshire family, Howorth went out to India as an assistant surgeon and joined the Whig Club after returning to England in 1787. He became MP for Evesham at the fourth attempt in 1806 (soon after which this print was made), taking a particular interest in Indian affairs. He retired in 1820.
O'D 1 (only portrait listed)
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