About This Artwork

William Pether (English, 1731/38-1821)
after Joseph Wright of Derby (English, 1734-1797)

Three Persons Viewing the Gladiator by Candlelight, 1769

Mezzotint on off-white laid paper
482 x 555 mm (plate); 489 x 565 mm (sheet)

Mary S. Adams, William McCallin McKee Memorial and Print and Drawing Anonymous Funds, 1995.31

Chaloner Smith 45




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