2 of 61 portraits matching these criteria:
- set matching 'Drawings of men about town by Count D'Orsay'
- Extended catalogue entry
Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue
by Alfred, Count D'Orsay
6 3/4 in. x 5 in. (171 mm x 127 mm)
Inscriptionback to top
Signed and dated (lower right): D'Orsay/fecit/1831
Inscribed (bottom centre): R. Westmacott-Junior
Provenanceback to top
Gore House Sale, Phillips, 7-26 May 1849 (lot 1263), bought in; purchased by Sir Thomas Phillips, through T. & W. Boone of New Bond Street, under-bidders at the sale; Phillipps Sale, Sotheby’s, 13 February 1950 (lots 215 and 216).
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.
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