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Duchess of Rutland

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1870,0514.2799

  • Title (object)

    • Duchess of Rutland
  • Description

    Portrait, three-quarter length, seated on an armchair, facing three-quarter to left, looking towards the viewer, her right elbow resting on a book lettered: "Crammont" on a table covered with an embroidered cloth, touching her black curly hair with her right index finger, her left arm on the armrest, holding a small book in hand, wearing a short-sleeved empire-line dress, an ogee head dress with jewels on front, a pearl bracelet each on her wrists; an arched window in the background; in a rectangle; after Mee; open-letter state.
    Stipple with engraving

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1787-1813 (circa)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 412 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 295 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with artists' names: "Painted by Anne Mee", "Etch'd by Anthy. Cardon.", title in open letters.
  • Bibliography

    • O'Donoghue 1908-25 2 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1870

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1870,0514.2799

Portrait, three-quarter length, seated on an armchair, facing three-quarter to left, looking towards the viewer, her right elbow resting on a book lettered: "Crammont" on a table covered with an embroidered cloth, touching her black curly hair with her right index finger, her left arm on the armrest, holding a small book in hand, wearing a short-sleeved empire-line dress, an ogee head dress with jewels on front, a pearl bracelet each on her wrists; an arched window in the background; in a rectangle; after Mee; open-letter state.   Stipple with engraving

Recto

Portrait, three-quarter length, seated on an armchair, facing three-quarter to left, looking towards the viewer, her right elbow resting on a book lettered: "Crammont" on a table covered with an embroidered cloth, touching her black curly hair with her right index finger, her left arm on the armrest, holding a small book in hand, wearing a short-sleeved empire-line dress, an ogee head dress with jewels on front, a pearl bracelet each on her wrists; an arched window in the background; in a rectangle; after Mee; open-letter state. Stipple with engraving

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