Key Plate to Mr. Barrett's Picture Florence Nightingale at Scutari.
Published by Thomas Agnew & Sons, Exchange Street, Manchester.
Lithograph, scarce; printed area 290 x 260mm (11½ x 10¼"). Staining to top right margin.
Keyplate identifying the figures portrayed in Jerry Barrett's painting 'The Mission of Mercy: Florence Nightingale receiving the Wounded at Scutari' (1857) which hangs in London's National Portrait Gallery. The scene portrays Nightingale's invaluable medical assistance during the Crimean War. The publishers of this keyplate, Thomas Agnew & Sons, also published a large engraving of the picture.
for the print of the picture, see ref. 8486. Ex: Collection of Thomas Agnew.
[Ref: 32262] £220.00