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Mrs Grosvenor Laundry Woman to the Queen

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1902,1011.7200

  • Title (object)

    • Mrs Grosvenor Laundry Woman to the Queen
  • Description

    Portrait, three-quarter length directed to right, wearing simple clothes, a frilled cap and a ribbon around her neck, smiling towards the viewer, standing in front of a wooden tub on a table just outside a building, scooping the water with right hand, wringing out a small dark piece of cloth which she holds up in left hand; state after number added.
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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1750-1800 (circa)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 357 millimetres
    • Width: 255 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with the title, and '100'; with the blindstamp of an unidentified collector of 18th century prints, Lugt 2872.
  • Bibliography

    • Chaloner Smith 1883 76 (Engraver not ascertained: Class III) bibliographic details
    • Russell 1926 76.II (Engraver not ascertained: Class III) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1902

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1902,1011.7200

Portrait, three-quarter length directed to right, wearing simple clothes, a frilled cap and a ribbon around her neck, smiling towards the viewer, standing in front of a wooden tub on a table just outside a building, scooping the water with right hand, wringing out a small dark piece of cloth which she holds up in left hand; state after number added.  Mezzotint

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Portrait, three-quarter length directed to right, wearing simple clothes, a frilled cap and a ribbon around her neck, smiling towards the viewer, standing in front of a wooden tub on a table just outside a building, scooping the water with right hand, wringing out a small dark piece of cloth which she holds up in left hand; state after number added. Mezzotint

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