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WORKS OF SIR THOMAS LAWRENCE. 1ST ED. ALL SIGNED PRINTS. GRAVES. LONDON.
1845. ILLUSTRATED WITH PORTRAITS IN BRITISH MUSEUM & NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY. WORKS OF SIR THOMAS LAWRENCE. 1ST ED. ALL SIGNED PRINTS. GRAVES. LONDON. WORKS OF SIR THOMAS LAWRENCE. 1ST ED. ALL SIGNED PRINTS. GRAVES. LONDON. Click images to enlarge Description WORKS OF SIR THOMAS LAWRENCE, PRA FRS. THESE ARE ALL SIGNED PRINTS. SIGNED; "SIR THOMAS LAWRENCE, P R A " 1ST EDITION. GRAVES. 1845. LONDON Fifty ( 50 ) stunning "signed" mezzotints of finely engraved plates printed on thick paper stock. Richly etched versions of some of Lawrence's most famous paintings to include such high borne personages as His Majesty King William IV, His Majesty King George IV, the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Duke of Wellington, the Royal Collection of Buckingham Palace, Viscount Melbourne, Countess of Wilton, Duke of Sutherland, Marquess of Anglesea and many other people of high borne and noble ancestry with one page biographies of each person. MANY OF THESE PORTRAIT PRINTS ARE CONTAINED IN THE BRITISH MUSEUM AND NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY. SIR LAWRENCE WAS PRESIDENT OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY (PRS) AND A FELLOW OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY (FRS). HE WAS ONE OF THE BEST ENGLISH PORTRAIT PAINTERS OF HIS TIME. Book is Portfolio style. A class act. An 'Association' copy with the Provenance bookplate of Messr's Henri Lambert, 'Advocate' and accomplished Music & Orchestration teacher to Royalty at the Versailles Cathedral, France. The plates are so vivid they make you feel as though you are personally viewing a beautiful art collection at the Louvre in Paris ! Very high-quality manufacture on thick paper. Pages … [Click Below for Full Description]
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