Original antique print showing a portrait of James Watt (1736 – 1819), a Scottish inventor, mechanical engineer, and chemist.
Made by C. E. Wagstaff after W. Beechey.
Medium: Engraving/etching on wove paper.
Sheet size: 19 x 27.5 cm (7.48 x 10.83 inch). Image size: 10.6 x 19 cm. (4.17 x 7.48 inch).
Condition: good, given age. Some spots in the margins. Wrinkly right edge. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
JAMES WATT-ENGINEER-PORTRAIT | PCO-A17-18
Published in London by Charles Knight c. 1840.
Biography engraver: Charles Edward Wagstaff. (1808-1850), British Engraver.