Bas-relief of David Garrick
Purchased from Motley Books, June 2021.
Gilt metal portrait in profile to right, bas relief mounted on black velvet, within a gilt frame, contained in a glazed wooden frame. Garrick is shown head and shoulders, in profile to right, wearing 18th century wig tied at back of neck with a queue, and classical drape around shoulders.
See also S0056 and M0219. Artist unknown. Similar to a relief held by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, credited to James Tassie.