This is a superb black and white mezzotint by Sir Joshua Reynolds in collaboration with his son, S.W. Reynolds. Inscribed on the plate with reference to the portrait is: "Father of Sir Joshua Reynolds". The family relationships in this work, spanning 3 generations, gives it a unique importance in art history. Dated Nov. 1822 (London).
Plate size: h.9.0in X w.6.5in