Cat. No. 102
Artist: Walter Stephens Lethbridge 1771-1831 - GEORGIAN PORTRAIT MINIATURE BY W.J. LETHBRIDGE (1771-1831): A superb georgian portrait miniature of “Mr Furse“ very finely painted on ivory in its original back frame an with its flower and acorn finial with attached hanging hook. portrait surrounded by ornate gilt frame. signed on back of portrait with “W. J. Lethbridge No 96 Strand London“.
Walter Stephens Lethbridge (1771-1831) miniature painter, was the son of a farmer. in 1798 he enrolled at the Royal Academy Schools. He developed a large clientele among the leading figures of the stage and established a thriving practice in his studio on the strand.
see this link to 4 portrait miniatures by this artist in the National Portrait Gallery in London England
Creation Year: c1810
Measurements: Black frame measures 175 millimetres by 155 millimetres ,portrait measures 75 millimetres by 60 millimetres and gilt surround measures 110 milimetres by 95 millimetres.
Style: Portrait Miniature
Technique: watercolours on Ivory
Inscription: Mr Furse
Provenance: Private Collection
Artist: Walter Stephens Lethbridge 1771-1831
Condition: In very good overall condition.
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