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Portrait of W T Lewis, actor, after George Dance; nearly half-length in profile to left, wearing hair tied back; the back of a chair just visible
Red chalk and graphite
- Production date
- 1798 (Date on William Daniell's etching after Dance's drawing)
Height: 250 millimetres
Width: 194 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Etched by William Daniell, 15 March 1810, and published in 'A Collection of Seventy-two Portraits of Eminent Characters Sketched from Life since the Year 1793', 1808-1814, vol.2.
The Register notes that 1940.0603.9 to 11 are transfer drawings for soft-ground etchings by Daniell, after George Dance.
1925,0511.26. 44 is an impression of Daniell's etching of William Thomas Lewis, contained in a volume of prints by Daniell after Dance kept at 209*.b.6.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- The Register notes that 1940-6-3 2 to 11 were selected from a series purchased by Appleby Bros. at the sale at Sotheby's 10.iv.1933 of drawings belonging to Miss M. Dance of Bath, great-grandaughter of Sir Nathaniel Dance-Holland. This drawing was part of lot 77.
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