Portrait Gallery of Illustrious Britons of Iconographical Series of British characters distinguished in Politics, War, Literature, art and science Each portrait accompanied by a biographical memoir and drawn on stone by the Most Eminent Artists.First Number. John Howard Esq.r [&] Lieutenant General Sir Ralph Abercromby. [&] The Right honourable General The Earl of Hopetoun. [&] The Right Honourable Lord Viscount Melville. [&] The Right Honourable Admiral Lord Viscount Duncan. [&] David Hume Esq.r [&] The Right Honourable George Canning. [&] Sir Joshua Reynolds.
Edinburgh. Printed for and Published by F.L. Beens. To Mrs, Bruce, Sen.r of Kennet. This Work is Inscribed In testimony of sincere gratitude for her unparalleled kindness. By her obliged Servant. F.L. Beens.
A very scarce lithographic folio with green morocco boards and leather spine, scarce. Spine broken. Some staining.
Portraits of esteemed figures during the eighteenth/nineteeth century in Great Britain.
[Ref: 23077] £450.00