John Bushe [facsimile signature.]
London, Published, by J. Mitchell, Royal Library 33, Old Bond Street. Printed by M. & N. Hanhart.
Lithograph on india paper, india 215 x 150mm. 8½ x 6". Bit soiled.
John Bushe (1794-1870) was an Irish business man and was a Fundholder, he lived the latter part of his life in The Albany, Piccadilly. From a series of portraits by Count Alfred Guillaume Gabriel d'Orsay (1801 - 1852), Paris-born artist and gentleman of fashion. His profile sketches of his contemporaries, to the number of 125, include among them nearly all the literary, artistic, and fashionable celebrities of that time.
O'Donoghue supplement p.39, 5. See NPG D32464.
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