Joseph Capper, an eccentric. Stipple engraving by G. Scott.
- Scott, G.
- 26 November 1804
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The sitter was known as an eccentric due to his obsessive behaviour, notably his fly killing antics. 'Dictionary of National Biography', London, 1908, pp. 934-935
[London] (11 London House Yard) : R.S. Kirby, 26 November 1804.
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Joseph Capper esqr. An eccentric inmate at the Horns, Kennington. Upwards of 20 years, died Septr. 6th. 1804 aged 77. .G. Scott. scp.
Wellcome Library no. 214i