Esther Day (née Milnes) by James Millar

Three quarter length portrait with Mrs Esther Day (1773-1792) looking to the left.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
81 x 74 cm
Art Fund grant:
£75 ( Total: £75)
Acquired in:
1959
Vendor:
Messrs Horace G Commin

Mrs Day holds the first volume of her husband, Thomas Day's once famous 'History of Sandford and Merton' in her right hand. Displayed in the Ashmole room in the Guildhall, Lichfield.

Provenance

From the collection of J. R. Rushton.

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