RICHMOND, George 20381

£30

Description

Autograph Letter Signed, to Miss Grey, about portraits and frames, incorporating a receipt for sixty guineas for two portraits for Miss Lewis. 3 pp. 7 x 4 inches, in good condition, second leaf mounted on part of an old album leaf. London, 8 December 1854. George Richmond (1809–1896), portrait painter. In his youth he was a member of The Ancients, a group of followers of William Blake. Later in life he established a career as a portrait painter, which included painting the portraits of the British gentry, nobility and royalty.