Sir Henry Raeburn

By: Armstrong, Sir Walter; R.A.M. Stevenson (Intro); J. L. Caw (Catalogue)

Price: $550.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Limited Edition. Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, t.e.g., fore-edge deckle. Illustrated with 61 full-page photogravure plates and eight smaller photogravure plates, all tissue-protected. Introduction by R.A.M. Stevenson. Biographical and Descriptive Catalogue by J. L. Caw (Curator of the National Portrait Gallery of Scotland). Printed at the Ballantyne Press, London. The copper plates, in and out of the text, were made by Messrs, T. and R. Annan and Sons from photographs specially taken for this volume. The photogravures were printed by Messrs. Annan, Charles Preston, and Messrs. T. Booker and Co. Sir Walter Armstrong (1850-1918) was a British art historian and author, and Director of the National Gallery, Ireland. Robert Alan Mombray Stevenson was a well-know and popular artist and a cousin of Robert Louis Stevenson. Sir Henry Raeburn (1756-1823) was a Scottish portrait painter and Scotland's first significant portrait painter since the Union to remain based in Scotland. He served as Portrait Painter to His Majesty in Scotland. This is a quite large and heavy book - additional shipping charges may apply.. Minor shelf-wear only, unmarked, tight, square and clean. NEAR FINE.. Photogravure Plates. Folio 13" - 23" tall. 121, (69-Plates) pp

Title: Sir Henry Raeburn

Author Name: Armstrong, Sir Walter; R.A.M. Stevenson (Intro); J. L. Caw (Catalogue)

Illustrator: Illustrated by Sir Henry Raeburn

Categories: Illustrated Books, Art, Antiques & Photography, Art,

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1901

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 18706

Keywords: Art; Art History Art Monographs raeburn