Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) English writer who made lasting contributions to English literature as a poet, essayist, moralist, literary critic, biographer, editor and lexicographer



Engraved by W. Holl after the original by Sir Joshua Reynolds, for ‘Knight’s Gallery of Portraits’ edited by Charles Knight, London 1836.

Steel engraving
Digital image size 2427 x 2945 px
20.5 cm x 24.9 cm (300 dpi)