Joseph Planta & Richard Payne Knight
- Art Funded
- 30 x 24 cm
- Presented by
- G A Simonson through The Art Fund
Two portraits: 1) Joseph Planta, 1744-1828, Principal librarian at the British Museum, 1810; 2) Richard Payne Knight, 1748-1824, an early benefactor of the British Museum.
One of five gifts of drawings to the British Museum by George Simonson between 1909 and 1936.
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