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    Sale 5437

    British Mezzotints and Printed Handkerchiefs from the Collection of the Honourable Christopher Lennox-Boyd

    12 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 87

    Gainsborough Dupont (1767-1797), after Thomas Gainsborough, R.A.

    Colonel St.Ledger

    Price Realised  

    Gainsborough Dupont (1767-1797), after Thomas Gainsborough, R.A.
    Colonel St.Ledger
    mezzotint on watermarked laid paper, third state of three, good impression with margins, trimmed to plate mark along bottom edge, published by G.Dupont, London, 1783
    unframed
    P. 25 7/8 x 17 7/8in. (65.7 x 45.4cm.)


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    Gainsborough Dupont was Thomas Gainsborough's nephew and pupil and engraved much of his uncle's work

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