Three portraits of Romney by himself at different periods of his life, in Oil, in water colours and in crayons, all painted at Eartham.
Published April 14.th 1809, by Thomas Payne, Pall Mall.
Stipple with collector's mark. Plate 330 x 265mm (13 x 10½"). Large margins.
George Romney (1734-1802), the English portrait painter. He was the most fashionable artist of his day, painting many leading society figures - including his artistic muse, Emma Hamilton, mistress of Lord Nelson. From "Life of Romney" by William Hayley.
Horne: 107 (b). Ex Collection: Earl of Bute.
[Ref: 29090] £120.00