James Basire I

1730 London 1802

» Bedeutendster  Vertreter  der  Familie «
(Allgemeines Künstler-Lexikon VII, 1993, 366)

“ Thank you Mr. Niemeyer, The prints (you have delivered two weeks ago) are being framed right now. My framer is very particular (works for the National Gallery … ) and I am having a perfect frame made for the large Ridinger (the imperial stag hunt Th. 67). Best regards ”

(Mr. J. R. L., November 19, 2003)