|Method||Copper engraving and stipple|
|Artist||John Whessell after Albin Roberts Burt|
|Published||Published by Jas. Wyatt & Son. High Street. [n.d. c. 1815]|
|Dimensions||Image 92 x 85 mm vignette, Sheet 178 x 125 mm oval|
A rare portrait of William Baxter.
William Baxter (January 15, 1787 - November 1, 1871) was British botanist born in Rugby and author of British Phaenogamous Botany and appointed the curator of the Oxford Botanic Garden in 1813.
Condition: Paper trimmed into an oval shape, not affecting image or inscription.