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William Henry Toms (c. 1700-1765)
A Little Vessel
Engraving, 1737, 8 ¼” x 11 ½”
Gift of George Way

William Henry Toms (c.1700-1765) was an English engraver and publisher. He worked on portraits, book plates, landscapes, and prints of buildings. Among his apprentices was the noted engraver John Boydell (1720-1804).