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Strange volume: Self Portrait 1791

volume inscr outside plate t. c. "I"; inscr in pencil under artist signature on plate "GS" CRE STRANGE, Robert, Sir; (Scottish; 1721-1792) AFTER GREUZE, Jean-Baptiste; (French; 1725-1805) The volume was bound by J. Carss & Co., book binders active in Glasgow in the early 19th century, and described by Dibdin as "the favourite bookbinder among the cognoscenti at Glasgow".
This is an impression before letters.