London, South Kensington
31 May 2009
GEORGE RICHMOND, R.A. (BRITISH, 1806-1896)
Portrait of gentleman, Lord Sydney, bust-length, in a white shirt with a necktie
signed 'Geo. Richmond.' (lower left) and inscribed 'Lord Sydney' (lower centre) and bearing a collector's stamp monogram (lower right)
pencil, coloured pencil and charcoal, heigtened with white
24¼ x 18¼ in. (61.5 x 46.4 cm.)
T.H. Lowinsky (L. 2420a).
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R. Lister, 'George Richmond', 1981, list p. 172 ('No. 166. Sydney, Lord (Townsend). Engraved by F.C. Lewis, Grillion, 20 gns. 1845').
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