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Inscribed in graphite, lower centre: "Portrait of B West Esq. P.R.A. | M Baynes 1814"; in graphite on verso, centre: "Please do take care of / the sketch for its supposed to be | the best portrait of him - there is going to be a plate from this portrait | ... Jackson | M.M. Baynes".
Medium: Graphite, watercolour, white chalk, and red pencil
Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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