George Herbert [facsimile signature.]
London, Published Octr. 1st. 1838, by J. Mitchell, Royal Library, 33, Old Bond Street.
Lithograph on india paper, india 205 x 160mm. 8 x 6¼". Some marginal foxing.
Portrait of George Herbert (1812 - 1838), soldier; grandson of 1st Earl of Carnarvon. 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 p.512. See NPG 4026(34).
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