Robert Mosley, Seal and Gem Engraver

(d. 1841)

Seal and Gem Engraver

From A Dictionary of Irish Artists 1913

Worked as an engraver of gems and heraldic seals at 31 Bachelor's Walk, Dublin, from 1835 to 1841. He exhibited at the Royal Hibernian Academy in 1836, 1837, and 1841. Among his exhibits were, besides impressions from heraldic seals, an impression from a beryl, "St. George and the Dragon"; a "Portrait of a Gentleman," from a seal engraved from life; and "Raphael," an engraved gem done for Richard Rothwell, the painter, of which the drawing by Rothwell is in the National Gallery of Ireland. Mosley died in 1841.

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