James SAYERSJames BRETHERTON, not titled [Thomas Townshend,1st Viscount Sydney] Enlarge 1 /1


1748 – 1828


1730 – 1806


not titled [Thomas Townshend,1st Viscount Sydney] 1784 Place made: London, Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in warm black ink, from one copper plate Support: thin smooth cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed lower right in black pencil, '6640'. Inscribed upper left above plate-mark in black pencil, '[?]. Sidney'.
Dimensions: plate-mark 17.6 h x 11.4 w cm sheet 21.4 h x 14.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.852
Subject: Portrait: male, political figure
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sebra Prints, Melbourne, 2014.