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Matthew Boulton, Esqr.

  • 1796
  • Engraved by Samuel William Reynolds, English. After a painting by C. F. de Breda, R.A., of Stockholm
    Made in London
  • Paper: 14 x 10.25 in.
    Mezzotint on laid paper
  • Not on display
  • Gift of Fisher Scientific International
  • Fisher Collection
  • FA 2000.001.049
  • No known copyright restrictions

Description

A portrait of a seated Matthew Boulton (1728–1809), a British industrialist and entrepreneur. He is seated in front of a window, holding a magnifying glass and a coin. In the background is a large building.

Inscription

Engraved by S. W. Reynolds, after painting by C. F. de Breda, R.A., of Stockholm & Painter to the King of Sweden
London: Published March 1st, 1796, by S. W. Reynolds

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