Captn. Henry Wilson
I. Russell ; H. Brocas sculpt.
|Main Creator:||Brocas, Henry, 1762-1837, engraver|
Captain Henry Wilson (d. 1810), explorer and writer, head and shoulders, full face
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
|Published / Created:||
[May 1st, 1788]
Inscribed in pencil: I. Russell, H. Brocas sculpt.
The same portrait, but engraved by I. Heath, appears in: An account of the Pelew Islands sitiuated in the western part of the Pacific Ocean; composed from the journals and communications of Captain Henry Wilson, and some of his officers, who, in August 1783 were there shipwrecked in the Antelope ... by George Keate. - London : printed for Captain H. Wilson, by W. Bulmer, 1803
Plate in: An account of the Pelew Islands ... / by George Keate. London : G. & W. Nicol, 1788 (W. Bulmer [printer])
Physical description: 1 print mixed techniques oval image 10.3 x 7.6 cm., on sheet 13.4 x 9.2 cm.
Engraving attributed to Henry Brocas Senior based on painting by I. Russell, R.A.