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The Journalist, second plate in the book 'Picturesque Beauties of Boswell' (London: E. Jackson … and G. Kearsley, 1786), part 1
Date:
1786
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
26.2 x 36.2 x 0.5 cm (object)
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Continent:
Europe

Boswell standing in rugged landscape, legs wide apart, raising his journal in the air with one hand, with 'materials for the Life of Sam Johnson' in the other. For a comment on the book see the description of the title to the wrapper (A103937).

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