- Museum number
Portrait of Decimus Burton after Eden Upton Eddis, head and shoulders three-quarter profile and looking to left, wearing frilled cravat and high collar. c.1832-1839
Lithograph with white hightening
- Production date
- 1832 (circa)
Height: 555 millimetres (sheet)
Width: 378 millimetres (sheet)
- Curator's comments
- This is one of at least twenty lithographic portraits made by Maxim Gauci, mostly after E.U. Eddis, for members of the Athenaeum Club round about 1833. Decimus Burton was the architect of the Athenaeum and another impression of this portrait hangs in the stairwell of the Club.
Information supplied by J. Attard-Tabone (email, 7.iii.11)
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- The album inventoried as Ii,3 was described as a 'Portfolio containing presentation prints'. The printed 'List of additions made to the collections in the British Museum in the year 1832' records this as a gift from James Burton, Esq.
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number