Mrs Thrale's friendship with Dr Samuel Johnson began in 1764 and ended with her marriage to Gabriel Piozzi in 1784, 6 months before Johnson's death.
- Art Fund grant:
- £75 ( Total: £75)
- Acquired in:
- Lord Kenyon
Lord Kenyon bought this work and others of her circle, with a view to finding appropriate homes for them, and disposed of the miniatures at the same prices that he paid for them.