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Percy Bysshe Shelley. From a painting by Lady Shelley, wife of Sir Percy Florence Shelley. This painting is an exact copy of Amelia Curran's portrait of Shelley painted from the life in 1819. This and the accompanying portrait of Mary Shelley have never been out of the possession of the Shelley family till purchased this summer by The Brick Row Book Shop, Inc. The portrait measures 30 1/2 by 26 1/2 inches including the frame.

Image ID: 3970581

Percy Bysshe Shelley. From a painting by Lady Shelley, wife of Sir Percy Florence Shelley. This painting is an exact cop... (Nov. 1922)

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Image Title

:  Percy Bysshe Shelley. From a painting by Lady Shelley, wife of Sir Percy Florence Shelley. This painting is an exact copy of Amelia Curran's portrait of Shelley painted from the life in 1819. This and the accompanying portrait of Mary Shelley have never been out of the possession of the Shelley family till purchased this summer by The Brick Row Book Shop, Inc. The portrait measures 30 1/2 by 26 1/2 inches including the frame.

Published Date

: Nov. 1922

Notes

: Image is attached to 3 sheets. The second is imprinted with: "A catalogue of original works by, and of books relating to Percy Bysshe Shelley together with two oil paintings of the poet and his wife painted by Lady Shelley (from the collection of Lord Abinger) as well as precious relics of the poet and many items of Shelley interest. Now offered for sale by The Brick Row Book Shop, Incorporated, 19 east 47th Street, New York. November 1922." Note 2.) Title from tissue beneath the print.

Source

: Print Collection portrait file. / S / Percy Bysshe Shelley. / Portraits.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Print Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Digital ID

: 3970581

Record ID

: 2046656

Digital Item Published

: 8-7-2012

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