8 of 55 portraits by Edwin Landseer
- Extended catalogue entry
Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue
by Edwin Landseer
6 1/8 in. x 4 1/2 in. (155 mm x 114 mm)
Inscriptionback to top
Inscribed in pencil (along the top): Mrs Waylett as 'a Butterfly' and in ink (along the bottom): Mrs Waylett, as the 'Butterfly'./by Sir Edwin Landseer.
This portraitback to top
This is part of a small collection of caricatures by Landseer.
Provenanceback to top
Appleby Brothers, purchased from them, 1940.
This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Ormond, Early Victorian Portraits, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1973, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.