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William Caxton--Examining First Proof Sheet from His Printing Press in Westminster Abbey, A.D. 1474

n.d. Frederick Bacon Born: London, England 1803 Died: California 1887 Copy after Edward Henry Wehnert Born: London, England 1813 Died: London, England 1868 engraving 22 1/2 x 28 1/2 in. (57.2 x 72.4 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of International Business Machines Corporation 1966.48.8 Not currently on view


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Object - written matter

Portrait male - Caxton, William - full length

graphic arts - print

engraving

About Frederick Bacon

Born: London, England 1803 Died: California 1887

About Copy after Edward Henry Wehnert

Born: London, England 1813 Died: London, England 1868

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