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Frances Marchioness of Bute.

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1850,0810.231

  • Title (object)

    • Frances Marchioness of Bute.
  • Description

    Portrait of Frances, Marchioness of Bute, half-length in oval, directed three-quarters to right but looking to front, in white muslin gown and with curly hair; after a miniature by Anne Mee.
    Stipple with etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1800-1814
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 244 millimetres
    • Width: 195 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with title and further line: 'Engraved by Caroline Watson from an original picture of the same size by Mrs Mee, in the collection of the Marquess of Bute.'; annotated in pencil on verso, '7/6'
  • Curator's comments

    Frances Coutts (d.1832) married John Marquess of Bute as his second wife in 1800.

  • Bibliography

    • O'Donoghue 1908-25 1 bibliographic details
    • Alexander 2014 53 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/Portraits British CIX 1 P4)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1850

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1850,0810.231

Portrait of Frances, Marchioness of Bute, half-length in oval, directed three-quarters to right but looking to front, in white muslin gown and with curly hair; after a miniature by Anne Mee.  Stipple with etching

Recto

Portrait of Frances, Marchioness of Bute, half-length in oval, directed three-quarters to right but looking to front, in white muslin gown and with curly hair; after a miniature by Anne Mee. Stipple with etching

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