London: John Murray, 1843.
First edition.489 pp, 530 pp, 532 pp. Complete three volume set. Frontispiece of the subject in the first volume. All volumes have clean pages, sturdy bindings, typical edge toning to end papers have former owner's bookplates on their paste downs, slightly wavy pages (but no serious warping) and protective mylar sleeves. Volume one is in Good condition. The second and third volumes are in Very Good condition. Both of the first volume's spine titles are missing, foxing to title page, and back hinge is a little loose; the head beginning to chip. Volumes two and three retain their spine titles but not the author and volume titles. Small stain to upper right corner of third volume's front cover. An attractive set of the biography of Scottish painter and art critic Sir David Wilkie. Item #150923029