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Rt. Hon. Maria Letitia Countess Manvers

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1865,0520.390

  • Title (object)

    • Rt. Hon. Maria Letitia Countess Manvers
  • Description

    Portrait after Mee, sitting half-length to front beside a table upon which her right elbow rests, her head resting on her hand, wearing dress with striped puffed sleeves, necklace and her hair curled and styled short; garden through window beyond at left; frame surrounding; illustration from 'La Belle Assemblée' (1827)
    Stipple and etching on chine collé

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1827
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 234 millimetres
    • Width: 175 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with title and production detail: "Engraved by Thomson, from an original Miniature by Mrs Mee"; publication line: "Published by G B Whittaker for La Belle Assemblée (new series) No 32 for August 1827 / The proofs by M Colngahi, Cockspur St"
  • Curator's comments

    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: La Belle Assemblée
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1865

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1865,0520.390

Portrait after Mee, sitting half-length to front beside a table upon which her right elbow rests, her head resting on her hand, wearing dress with striped puffed sleeves, necklace and her hair curled and styled short; garden through window beyond at left; frame surrounding; illustration from 'La Belle Assemblée' (1827) Stipple and etching on chine collé

Recto

Portrait after Mee, sitting half-length to front beside a table upon which her right elbow rests, her head resting on her hand, wearing dress with striped puffed sleeves, necklace and her hair curled and styled short; garden through window beyond at left; frame surrounding; illustration from 'La Belle Assemblée' (1827) Stipple and etching on chine collé

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