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Mr. Tho' Paine.
Original Author: William Angus, engraver, after painting by Charles Willson Peale
Created: 1791 engraving
Medium: Engraving

Mr. Tho’ Paine.

A late-eighteenth-century engraving depicts Thomas Paine, the revolutionary political philosopher who is considered one of the Founding Fathers of the Unites States. Paine holds an open book in this half-length portrait based on an earlier painting by Charles Willson Peale. The illustration was published in London in the Literary Magazine and British Review for 1791.