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Countess of Charlemont

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • Countess of Charlemont
  • Description

    Portrait of Anne, Countess of Charlemont; three quarter length; standing in clouds, looking to left and upwards; hands outstretched, with a shawl swirling around her; after Anne Mee; illustration to Mee's 'Gallery of Beauties' (1812).
    Stipple and etching on chine collé

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1812
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 445 millimetres
    • Width: 337 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title continuing: 'Anne, wife of Francis William Caulfield / second Earl of Charlemont & daughter of William Birmingham Esq / of Ross Hill in the County of Galway / 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 Anne Mee, 66 Upper Berkley Street'
  • Curator's comments

    Cataloguing supported by the Pilgrim Trust

  • Bibliography

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

    Not on display (British Masters Portfolio)

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Gallery of Beauties
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number


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