Portrait of Mrs Marton of Lancaster by Daniel Gardner

This full length gouache portrait of Mrs.

Details

Medium:
Gouache
Dimensions:
106.5 x 72.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£800 ( Total: £3,080)
Acquired in:
1992
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Marton, a member of the prominent Lancaster family, was painted shortly after her second marriage, to Rev. Oliver Marton, Vicar of Lancaster. She is portrayed full length, in a style befitting a bride, standing in a landscape wearing a blue hat and dress.

Provenance

Sotheby's 11/4/91, lot 25.

Venue details

Lancaster City Museum Market Square, LANCASTER Lancashire LA1 1HT 0152 464 637 www.lancashire.gov.uk/museums

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

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