Portrait of William Maginn, poet, author, journalist and originator of "Fraser's Magazine", (1793-1842); whole length, seated in chair, full face, legs crossed, right hand on arm of chair, left hand holding letter. Behind chair is a pile of books and letters.
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[London?] : [s.n.] ; [between ca. 1830 and 1883].
Plate for Fraser's Magazine's "A Gallery of Illustrious Characters", (1830-1838).
Title facsimile of autograph printed l.c..
Physical description: 1 print : pen & ink lithograph ; image 22.1 x 15.7 cm., sheet 27.7 x 21.4 cm..
Attributed to Daniel Maclise, (1806-1870), who contributed character sketches of contemporaries for Fraser's Magazine under the pseudonym Alfred Croquis. The sketches were later published as "The Maclise Portrait Gallery" (1871). The sketches were published again in 1874 and 1883.
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