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Catalogue Of The Works Of Sir Henry Raeburn, R.A. Exhibiting In The Royal Academy, National Galleries, Edinburgh. October And November 1876.
RA Collection: Book
Exhibition Of The Works Of Sir Henry Raeburn
Edinburgh: Printed By R. & R. Clark, 1876.
56 p., frontis. (port.); 181 mm. (Octavo.)
[Frontis., t.p.] - Sir Henry Raeburn, R.A. - Catalogue [nos. 1-325] - List Of Portraits - List Of Contributors.
The frontispiece portrait of Raeburn is unsigned. It is an engraving after his self-portrait of 1815.
Into the Royal Academy's copy the paper wrappers have been bound; of which the upper cover bears the title, 'Exhibition Of The Works Of Sir Henry Raeburn, R.A. In The Royal Academy, National Galleries Edinburgh October & November 1876', and the lower a list of members of the Acting Committee.
The upper page of the paper wrapper is inscribed in ink, 'With John Ballantyne's Compliments' [possibly the portrait-painter John Ballantyne 1815-1897].
19th-century quarter red morocco, red papered boards; spine lettered 'Sir H. Raeburn. Memoir & Catalogue' and 'R.A.'