Portrait of Mary Moser by George Romney

Mary Moser is one of the two leading British artists of the eighteenth century.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.2 x 64.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£24,388 ( Total: £117,250)
Acquired in:
2003
Vendor:
Christie's

She shared with her colleague and fellow Swiss Angelica Kauffmann the distinction of being one of the only female founding members of the Royal Academy in 1768. This work was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.

Provenance

Christie's New York 1993; Christie's London 2003.

Venue details

National Portrait Gallery St Martin's Place, LONDON London WC2H 0HE 020 7306 0055 www.npg.org.uk

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