[Edwin Landseer] A Royal Academican.
Published by T. Mc Lean, 26, Haymarket Dec: 1843. Printed at 10 St. Martins Lane, London.
Tinted lithograph, image 275 x 205mm. 10¾ x 8". Some soiling/staining to the wide margins.
Portrait of the painter Sir Edwin Henry Landseer (1802-1873); full-length, in profile, walking to right, holding stick and top hat. He was elected R.A. on 10 February 1831. Sketched from life 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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