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Portrait of Lady Clinton (?)
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Portrait of Lady Clinton (?)


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description A young lady wearing an embroidered mantle and a white satin dress with square décolletage is portrayed seated. Should the traditional identification of the subject as Lady Clinton (1795-1875) be correct, she would have been about fourteen years old when this style of dress was in fashion. The identification is based on a newspaper clipping, attached to the reverse of the panel bearing the obituary of the Dowager Lady Clinton, second wife of Sir Horace Seymour, who served as "lady of the bed-chamber" to Queen Adelaide for several years prior to 1837.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
12/01/1944Treatmentcoated; inpainted; varnish removed or reduced
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore, between 1893 and 1909, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, between 1893 and 1909

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Period
1807-1810
Medium
oil on panel
(Painting & Drawing)
Accession Number
37.176
Measurements
H: 11 13/16 x W: 9 1/2 in. (30 x 24.2 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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