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Sketchbook
(mid 1760s-late 1770s)

Medium
sketchbook: pen and brown ink with brown wash and pencil, 69 folios, leather and cardboard covers, blind tooling, stitched contemporary binding
Measurements
20.6 × 15.7 × 20.6 cm (closed) 20.6 × 33.0 cm (open)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Inscription
inscribed in pencil inside front cover u.l.-c.r.: Romney (George) / Original Sketch Book / containing 170 studies / for Pictures, Portraits of Ladies / & Gentlemen & other artistic memoranda (underlined) / A most important & interesting volume
inscribed in pencil inside back cover: (...illeg.)
Accession Number
669-5
Department
International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1960
Gallery location
Not on display