Box 33

 


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Box 33

Harris, Samuel (1783-1819). Sir Francis Drake; Charcoal. Framed image: (15 ¼ x 11 ½ in) (39 x 29 ½ cm). ca. 1804. Bequest of William Bentley, 1819. [Old number: Weis 48] Enlarge

Bust portrait of Drake facing slightly right. He has curly short hair, a trimmed light beard and moustache; he also has wide eyes and full lips. Drake is wearing a decorative lace collar with stripes and dark buttoned jacket. Underneath the portrait is written, “Sir Francis Drake.” Note: image not unframed for inventory.

 

 

 

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