Rectangular enamel miniature of the head and shoulders of Francis Charles Seymour Conway, 3rd Marquis of Hertford (1777-1842), after the three-quarter length painting by Sir Thomas Lawrence PRA.

The sitter wears a dark coat with the star of the Garter, in a velvet and ormolu frame. The 3rd Marquis was a keen collector and was the founder of the Wallace collection, bequeathed to the nation by his widow in 1894.

Provenance

Count Berchtold of Budapest, Mr Emil Dalmar of New York.


The Wallace Collection

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