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Portrait of Thomas de Quincey; half-length seated to left, looking ahead, left arm resting on the corner of a table beside him, right at his side, wearing a dark suit with a dark cravat tied in a bow; after Gordon; with artists' names.
Etching and engraving on chine collé
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Height: 202 millimetres
Width: 145 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Stocks became an ARA in 1853 and RA in 1872.
The painting was exhibited at the Royal Academy, London in 1845
The format suggests that this was an illustration to a book, perhaps a frontispiece to an edition of de Quincey's work
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