Richard Milliken, Bookseller, Grafton St., Dublin
Richard Dighton [...].
|Main Creator:||Dighton, Richard 1795-1889 artist.|
Portrait of Richard Milliken, bookseller, Grafton St., Dublin, Ireland, standing, left profile, in top hat and coat, carrying glove in his right hand.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
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[between ca. 1818 and 1889].
Faint drawing on verso in pencil and ink wash showing the outline of a horse's legs.
Inscribed in ink on verso of drawing: Mr. A. Millikan [sic] Bookseller, Grafton St, Dublin.
Transferred to the Prints & Drawings Department of the National Library of Ireland from the Manuscript Department, June 1998. This portrait was acquired along an original manuscript deed appointed Richard Milliken as bookseller to the Duke of Clarence, in Ireland and another deed by which the assignees-in-bankruptcy of Andrew Milliken, transferred all the Milliken bookselling interests to John Hodges & George Smith (1844).
Physical description: 1 painting ; watercolour ; visible image 23.8 x 16.4 cm. (full image 26.8 x 18.5 cm.), mount 32.7 x 26.2 cm., frame 38.3 x 31.8 cm..
Attributed to Richard Dighton, (1795-1889).