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Lady Heathcote

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1848,0205.280

  • Title (object)

    • Lady Heathcote
  • Description

    Portrait of Lady Katherine Sophia Heathcote; almost full length, standing, head tilted to left; hair and gown blowing in the wind; hand touching shoulder; in rectangular frame; after A Mee; illustration to Mee's 'Gallery of Beauties of the Court of George III' (1812).
    Stipple and etching on chine collé

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1812
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 440 millimetres
    • Width: 339 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title and biography: "Katherine Sophia, Wife of Sir Gilbert Heathcote Bart / of Normanton Park in the County of Rutland / And 2d Daughter of John Manners Esqr & the Lady Louisa Tollemache / Daughter of Lionel fifth Earl of Dysart / Taken from the Gallery of Beauties in the Court of His most excellent Majesty George the Third / Painted by Anne Mee": production detail: "Painted by Anne Mee / Engraved by John Agar"; publication line: "Pubd Feby 1 1812 by Ann Mee, 66 Upper Berkley Street"
  • Curator's comments

    For comment on publication see 1848,0205.275

    Cataloguing supported by the Pilgrim Trust

  • Bibliography

    • O'Donoghue 1908-25 3 bibliographic details
  • Location

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

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Gallery of Beauties of the Court of George III
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1848

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1848,0205.280

Portrait of Lady Katherine Sophia Heathcote; almost full length, standing, head tilted to left; hair and gown blowing in the wind; hand touching shoulder; in rectangular frame; after A Mee; illustration to Mee's 'Gallery of Beauties of the Court of George III' (1812). Stipple and etching on chine collé

Recto

Portrait of Lady Katherine Sophia Heathcote; almost full length, standing, head tilted to left; hair and gown blowing in the wind; hand touching shoulder; in rectangular frame; after A Mee; illustration to Mee's 'Gallery of Beauties of the Court of George III' (1812). Stipple and etching on chine collé

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