Peckitt used both coloring and painting techniques to create this image. The pattern of the painted border resembles those used by Peckitt in the flashed and wheel-carved glass for which he was known.

From The creation of color in eighteenth-century Europe by Sarah Lowengard

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  • European: 1400-1800
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  • William Peckitt, self-portrait, ca. 1780. Peckitt used both coloring and painting techniques to create this image. The pattern of the painted border resembles those used by Peckitt in the flashed and wheel-carved glass for which he was known.