General The Honble Edmund Phipps M.P.Colonel Commandant of the 2nd Battalion, 60th. or King's Royal Rifle Corps. Aetatis Suae 72. 1832. ['E Phipps' facsimile signature in plate.]
[London: J. Mitchell, n.d., c.1840.]
Lithograph on india paper, rare, india 175 x 130mm. 7 x 5". Diagonal crease.
Portrait of Edmund Phipps (1760 - 1837), General; son of 1st Baron Mulgrave. 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.
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