High Society. The Life and Art of Sir Francis Grant 1803-1878
Pb, large 4to, 95 pp. Repro's of paintings in colour. 70 items in the catalogue. On the cover: detail from the portrait of Mrs Markham (1857, private collection). Grant was the most sought after society portrait painter of his day and the only Scottish president of the Royal Academy in London. This book is the first to be published on the artist.