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.


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

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


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

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