|Artist||Robert William Buss|
|Published||[London, James Heywood, c. 1842]|
|Dimensions||Image 107 x 174 mm, Plate 119 x 225 mm, Sheet 146 x 234 mm|
From James Heywood's "Illustrations of the principal English universities".
Robert William Buss (1804 - 1875) was a British painter, designer and illustrator. Active in London, he studied with George Clint, and exhibited at the Royal Academy, British Institution and Royal Society of British Artists. He painted theatrical portraits before turning to historical and conversation pieces.
Condition: Trimmed close to plate mark. Overall time toning, mainly to edges of sheet.