- William Jackson (1730 - 1803)
- Various: most are in pencil, pen and ink, and watercolour, others in pencil only
- laid paper with a Britannia watermark
- a sketchbook, extensively inscribed
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Descended from the artist to his illegitimate son William Emsley (1797–1866), in whose family it descended to a private collection in 1997.
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- William Emsley (1797 - 1866), Exeter, 1803
- William Jackson, 'A Short Sketch of my own Life [written in 1802]', Gainsborough's House Review, ed. Amal Asfour and Paul Williamson (ed.), Gainsborough's House Society: Sudbury, 1997, pp. 79-97
- 1 Published in full as Jackson 1997, pp.57–102.
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