Rogerus Payne,

6.03 Payne portrait.jpg

Creator

Harding, Silvester.

Title

Rogerus Payne,

Date

1800.

Description

Etching.

Payne’s eccentricities are captured in this etched portrait of the binder at his bench by Silvester Harding (1745–1809). This print is one of nearly 8,000 portraits of printers, engravers, collectors and other bookish figures held by the Library.