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Duchess of Beaufort

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1848,0205.275

  • Title (object)

    • Duchess of Beaufort
  • Description

    Portrait of Charlotte Sophia, Duchess of Beaufort; almost full length, seated looking to left; wearing ermine-trimmed cloak and jewelled dress; after Anne Mee; in rectangular frame; illustration to Mee's 'Gallery of Beauties of the Court of George III' (1812)
    Stipple on chine collé

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1872
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 445 millimetres
    • Width: 344 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with title and biogrpahical detail continuing: 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 A Cardon": publication line: "Pubd Feb 1 1812 by Ann Mee 66 Upper Berkley Street"
  • Curator's comments

    Anne Mee self-published the serial publication "Gallery of Beauties of the Court of George III" in 1812, but only one number was issued.

    Cataloguing supported by the Pilgrim Trust

  • Bibliography

    • O'Donoghue 1908-25 1 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/Portraits British CIX 1 P5)

  • 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

    1848,0205.275

Portrait of Charlotte Sophia, Duchess of Beaufort; almost full length, seated looking to left; wearing ermine-trimmed cloak and jewelled dress; after Anne Mee; in rectangular frame; illustration to Mee's 'Gallery of Beauties of the Court of George III' (1812) Stipple on chine collé

Recto

Portrait of Charlotte Sophia, Duchess of Beaufort; almost full length, seated looking to left; wearing ermine-trimmed cloak and jewelled dress; after Anne Mee; in rectangular frame; illustration to Mee's 'Gallery of Beauties of the Court of George III' (1812) Stipple on chine collé

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