London, South Kensington
6 June 2001
A plaster bust of Sir Robert Banks, 19th century
Depicting the Second Earl of Liverpool, Prime Minister, 1770-1828, after a model by Sir Francis Earl Chantrey 1781-1841, the reverse inscribed W.BEHNES, SCULP.
20½in. (72.4cm.) high
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