The Right Hon.ble S.r Robert Ladbrooke Lord Mayor of the City of London 1748.
London Printed for J. Ryall at Hogarth's Head Fleet Street / Price 2s.
Mezzotint with very large margins, platemark 355 x 255mm (14¼ x 10¼"). Rare.
Sir Robert Ladbrooke (1713-73), mayor of London in 1747 and a London MP from 1754 to 1770. His monument, by John Flaxman, is in Christ Church Spitalfields. After Thomas Hudson, a leading portrait painter to whom the young Joshua Reynolds was apprenticed.
Ex Collection of the Late Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd; CS iii/iii. Ex Oettinger-Wallenstein Collection Sotheby's Lot 736, 18/11/97.
[Ref: 36518] £240.00