The Ramparts at Montreuil 1817.
Rare amateur lithograph with very large margins. Printed area 195 x 260mm (7¾ x 10¼"). Foxing.
An old fortress on the outskirts of Paris. Amelia Long (née Hume) (1772-1837), married Charles Long who was created Baron Farnborough in 1826. Lady Farnborough was Girtin's favourite pupil, and her work was widely admired by professional artists and drawing masters.
For a sketchbook by the artist see V&A E.21080-1957.
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