Boxing Richard Humphreys and Daniel Mendoza

Boxing fight

Boxing fight

The famous battle between Richard Humphreys and Daniel Mendoza, by Samuel William Fores (floruit 1841), published 1788. This set of images was gathered by User:Dcoetzee from the National Portrait Gallery, London website using a special tool. According to the NPG's website the work was published prior to 1859, and so the author is reasonably presumed dead by 1939. Original available on Wikimedia Commons.