W Linley [facsimile signature.]
Printed by Lefevre & Co. 52, Newman St. [n.d. c.1830.]
Rare lithograph, 235 x 178mm. 9¼ x 7". Trimmed to plate
William Linley (1771-1835) joined the British East India Company in 1790 and held a writership at their college in Madras. In 1810 he retired from active service and devoted all his time to singing, composing glees and songs, as well as writing literature.
From the Collection of J.S. Bumpus. NPG: D5090.
[Ref: 17225] £65.00