William Thomas Lewis as Mercutio in 'Romeo and Juliet'

Oil on canvas | 733 x 635mm | 1794

Gainsborough Dupont

William Thomas Lewis (circa 1746-1812), Actor.

This is one of a series of portraits commissioned from Gainsborough Dupont in 1793-4 by Thomas Harris manager of Covent Garden Theatre. The series eventually comprised over twenty portraits of Covent Ga...
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