WEST, BENJAMIN (1738-1820, American-born British historical, religious and portrait painter, R.A.)
PORTRAIT WITH HIS ELDEST SON RAPHAEL LAMAR WEST (1769-1850) BY VALENTINE GREEN (1739-1813) AFTER HIS OWN SELF-PORTRAIT OF 1773,
mezzotint, half-length, drawing against a portfolio, with his son leaning over his shoulder, West wearing a fur-trimmed coat, within a trompe l'oeil roundel as part of the composition, engraved title and inscription (with 'and His Son Rl. West'), very fine impression, 153/8 x 107/8 in (39.1 x 27.7 cm) platemark.
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