Robt. Shaw Esqr.
Painted by G. Stewart [sic] ; Engraved by W. Ward.
|Main Creator:||Ward, William, 1766-1826, engraver.|
Robert Shaw, of Terenure, County Dublin, (1749-1796) ; Comptroller of the General Post Office ; Half-length, directed to left, facing towards and looking to front, powdered hair, light waistcoat, fill.
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Dublin : W. Allen, April 1797.
Inscription ground shaded and title in open letters.
Wrongly indentified by Chaloner Smith as Sir Robert Shaw, 1st Baronet.
Physical description: 1 print : mezzotint ; image within plate mark 38 x 28 cm., sheet 58.7 x 44 cm..
Citations/References: Catalogue of Engraved Irish Portraits and Original Drawings / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin : p. 181.
Attributed to William Ward, (1766-1826), after an original painting by Gilbert Stuart, (1755-1828).
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Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.