Item #2091 Washington Irving. After Daniel Maclise.

Washington Irving

Lithograph. C1835. 225mm by 145mm (sheet). The Author of 'The Sketch Book''.
Washington Irving was an American author, essayist, biographer and historian. His historical works include biographies of George Washington, Oliver Goldsmith and Muhammad, and several histories of fifteenth-century Spain. After moving to England for the family business in 1815, he achieved international fame with the publication of The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent in 1819. His short stories The Legend of Sleepy Hollow'and Rip Van Winkle, appeared in that book. Some surface soiling esp top left and at the bottom of the sheet." Item #2091

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