Portrait standing three-quarter length slightly to right leaning left arm on pile of books on table, holding rolled paper in his left hand, spectacles in his right, eyes to front; wearing dark suit and cravat, with curtain behind at left; touched unfinished proof before letters. 1814 Mezzotint touched with white and black ink on his right cheek, left side of jaw and letter
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