[Lord Royston's Children.]
Mezzotint, unfinished, proof before all letters. Plate 507 x 355mm (20 x 14"). Repaired wormhole to left, crease. Excellent impression.
Double portrait of the ladies Yorke after Reynolds; as children, in garden beside sphinx on pedestal; Lady Amabel-Grey standing at left with dove perched on her right hand, Lady Mary Jemima running towards her holding another dove, poodle at her heels. Mary Jemima Robinson, Lady Grantham (1757-1830) and Amabel Hume-Campbell, Countess de Grey (1751-1833), the political writer and amateur artist.
Ex Collection: The Late Honourable Christopher Lennox-Boyd. Hamilton: p.139. Russell: 61. CS: 61.
[Ref: 29027] £580.00