Portrait of Frances, Third Wife of the Fourth Lord Byron by Michael Dahl

Lady Byron was the great grandmother of the poet Byron who referred to this portrait in a letter to his sister of August 1805.

Details

Category:
Portrait
Medium:
Oil on canvas Dimensions: 127 x 102 cm
Art Fund grant:
£4,625 ( Total: £18,500)
Acquired in:
1993
Vendor:
Historical Portraits/ Philip Mould

Provenance

William, 4th Lord Byron; by descent to Ralph Gordon, 2nd earl of Lovelace at Ockham Park, Surrey; his sale Christie's, London 12/1/42, lot36; Private collection, U.S.A.

Venue details

Newstead Abbey Historic House and Gardens Newstead Abbey Park, NEWSTEAD Nottinghamshire NG15 8NA 01623 455900 www.newsteadabbey.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £5)

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