Portrait of Romney from a Medallion by Thomas Hayley.
Publish'd April 14.th 1809 by Thomas Payne, Pall Mall.
Stipple. Plate 305 x 252mm (12 x 10"). Large margins.
A bust portrait of George Romney from a medallion by Thomas Alphonso Hayley (1780-1800). 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.
Ex Collection: Earl of Bute.
[Ref: 29091] £90.00