Portrait of Miss Theodosia Magill, afterwards Countess of Clanwilliam by Thomas Gainsborough

Three quarter length portrait of Miss Theodosia Magill (1744 - 1817) wearing a blue dress and holding a pink rose.

Details

Category:
Portrait
Medium:
Oil on canvas Dimensions: 127 x 102 cm
Art Fund grant:
£87,500 ( Total: £450,000)
Acquired in:
1998
Vendor:
Simon Dickinson Ltd

A park landscape is in the background. This work was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.

Provenance

Earls of Darnley, Kent; Duveen Brothers, New York; Norton Simon Collection, Los Angeles; Christie's London; Roy Miles Fine Paintings, London; Private Collection, USA; Christie's New York; Private Collection USA; Christie's London; present owner

Venue details

Ulster Museum Botanic Gardens, Belfast County Antrim BT9 5AB 028 9044 0000 www.nmni.com

Entry details

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