St Genevieve from The Garden of the Luxembourg. 1817.
Rare amateur lithograph with very large margins. Printed area 280 x 210mm (11 x 8¼") With a cat added in pencil.
Amelia Long (née Hume) (1772-1837), married Charles Long who was created Baron Farnborough in 1826. Lady Farnborough was Thomas 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. Ex collection of The Hon Christopher Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 36578] £110.00