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- Object: Margaret Duchess of Newcastle
Portrait of Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle, half length to right; wearing ermine lined cloak and coronet placed on the back of her head; copy of Schuppen after Diepenbeke's portrait of the Duchess standing full length in niche; in rectangular frame; illustration to "La Belle Assemblée" (1819).
Stipple and etching
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Height: 231 millimetres
Width: 144 millimetres (trimmed)
- Curator's comments
Half length copy from a private plate, commissioned by Margaret Cavendish to be used as a frontispiece to her publications. It seems only to have been added to presentation copies. See Antwerp, Rubenshuis, 'Royalist Refugees', 2006, cat.33.
Cataloguing supported by the Pilgrim Trust
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: La Belle Assemblée
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