William Wynne Ryland

(c. 1732 - 1783)
William Wynne Ryland was an English engraver, who pioneered stipple engraving and was executed for forgery.

Ryland was born in London, the eldest of seven sons of Edward Ryland (died 1771), an engraver and copper-plate printer. He studied engraving under Ravenet in London, and, in Paris, drawing under François Boucher and engraving under Jacques-P...
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