Portrait of Jean Abercromby, Mrs George Morison of Haddo by Allan Ramsay

Half length portrait of Jean Abercromby, daughter of General James Abercromby of Glassaugh, Banffshire and later wife of Captain George Morison of Haddow.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
75.5 x 62.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£55,000 ( Total: £625,000)
Acquired in:
2003
Vendor:
Richard Green

The work recalls Ramsay's celebrated portrait of his second wife, Margaret Lindsay of 1759 in the National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh.

Provenance

By descent in the family of the Earls of Duff; Agnew, 1897; Thomas Baring; thence by descent; Sotheby's, 2002; Richard Green.

Venue details

York Art Gallery Exhibition Square, YORK North Yorkshire YO1 7EW 01904 687687 www.yorkartgallery.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6.82)

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