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Returning Justice lifts aloft her Scale

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Returning Justice lifts aloft her Scale, attributed to Theodore Lane, published by  George Humphrey, published 1 June 1821 - NPG D17904a - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Returning Justice lifts aloft her Scale

attributed to Theodore Lane, published by George Humphrey
etching, published 1 June 1821
10 7/8 in. x 9 in. (275 mm x 228 mm) plate size; 11 3/4 in. x 18 7/8 in. (298 mm x 479 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1987
Reference Collection
NPG D17904a


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  • George Humphrey (active 1783-1831), Publisher and printseller; nephew of Hannah Humphrey. Artist associated with 70 portraits, Sitter associated with 1 portrait.
  • Theodore Lane (1800-1828), Painter and etcher. Artist associated with 44 portraits.

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