6 of 30 portraits matching these criteria:
- set matching 'Richard James Lane lithographs (vol 7)'
by Richard James Lane
lithograph, published 1837
10 5/8 in. x 8 3/8 in. (270 mm x 212 mm) paper size
Given by Austin Lane Poole, 1956
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- Queen Victoria (1819-1901), Reigned 1837-1901. Sitter associated with 544 portraits, Artist associated with 5 portraits.
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- Richard James Lane (1800-1872), Sculptor and lithographer. Artist associated with 1225 portraits, Sitter in 6 portraits.
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