Revrd. Thomas Maurice. Author of Indian Antiquities &c.
Author: William RIDLEY (1764-1838), engraving; Samuel DRUMMOND (1765 - 1844), draft.
Place and Year: Cornhill, London: Sewell 1801.
Technique: Stipple engraving, mounted with corners on old paper (Very Good) engraving: 13,5 x 10 cm, paper: 28,5 x 21,5 cm.
Portrait of Thomas Maurice (1754–1824), a British oriental scholar and historian. He was also an assistant-keeper of MSS at the British Museum between 1798–1724. The stipple engraver was William Ridley (1764-1838), who engraved over 400 portraits and was also active as an illustrator.
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