London, South Kensington
8 July 2009
A SEPIA-TONED PHOTOGRAPHIC PRINT
Circa 1875, after Rupert Potter
Depicting the artist Sir John Everett Millais (1829-1896), John Bright (1811-1889), and Henry James, 1st Baron James of Hereford (1828-1911), a detail of a larger print, with printed signatures and dated 'Sept 30 1875' (to the mount), framed
S. 20½ x 18¼ in. (52 x 46.4 cm.)
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After the photographic portrait by Rupert Potter (d.1914) in the National Portrait Gallery, 4324.
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