Lot Archive

Lot

№ 360

.

15 December 1995

Estimate: £10–£15

1827. Walter Scott, bronze portrait medal, by Stothard after Chantrey, published by Parker, bust right, reverse Fame standing, leaning on column, lettered edge, 62mm (BHM 1312; CP 121/66). Very fine, but a little discoloured and badly knocked to edge (£10-15)

One of Parker’s series of great men. The portrait is from the bust of Scott at Abbotsford which Chantrey considered to be his finest.