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Three schoolboys giving charity to a blind beggar. Mezzotint by J.R. Smith, 1784, after W.R. Bigg.

  • Bigg, William Redmore, 1755-1828.
Date
19 March 1784
Reference
16587i
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Publication/Creation

London (no. 473 Strand) : J. Burchill, 19 March 1784.

Physical description

1 print : mezzotint ; platemark 46.1 x 56.4 cm

Lettering

School boys giving charity to a blind man. Engraved by J.R. Smith ; Painted by W. Bigg.

References note

Ellen G. D'Oench, "Copper into gold": prints by John Raphael Smith 1751-1812, New Haven 1999, no. 180

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 16587i

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