Spottiswode & Co. Ltd. Lith. London.
Chormolithograph. 255 x 380mm. Crease lower left.
George Robert Canning Harris, 4th Baron Harris [1851-1931]. A great batsman and a brilliant field in his younger days, and all his life a commanding figure in the world of cricket. Born in Leytonstone, Essex, in 1862 to a legal family, Albert Chevalier Taylor won a scholarship to the Slade School when he was 17. He prints date from the same period as his commissioned by Kent County Cricket Club to paint what has now become his most famous painting of 'Kent Vs. Lancashire'. In his career he exhibited 49 paintings in total at the Academy, and he was also the Honorary Secretary of the Royal British Colonial Society of Artists. Albert Chevalier Taylor died in 1928.
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