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Image ID:
lwlpr19064
Call Number:
49.3664.2
Creator:
Vertue, George, 1684-1756.
Title:
Mrs. Mary Beale, paintress Beal. fil. pinxit.
Published:
[England, between 1720 and 1756?]
Description:
1 drawing : port. ; image 14.3 x 11.5 cm., on sheet 18 x 13 cm.
Notes:
Full inscription in ink, in 18th century hand: "Mrs. Mary Beal. Paintress. Born 16[?]5 ob. 1700. Beale. fil. pinxit. Orig. in posses. Alex G[?] [L[?]." "Orig. in posses...." on fragment paste down in lower right corner. | For an engraving based on this portrait after Charles Beale, refer to Early British portraits, v. iii, p. 67.
Reference:
Catalogue of Horace Walpole's library / by Allen T. Hazen. New Haven : Yale University Press, 1969, np. 3664
Summary:
Drawing of Mrs. Mary Beale, English artist.
Provenance:
Purchased by Horace Walpole from Vertue's widow. Sold to Evans at the Strawberry Hill sale, viii.122. Purchased by Wilmarth S. Lewis from Drake, December 1949.
Subjects:
  •  Beale, Mary, 1632-1697 - Portraits.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Artists - British - Portraits.
  • Ink drawings - British - 18th century.
  • Wash drawings - British - 18th century.
  • Portrait drawings - British - 18th century.
  • Also Listed Under:
  •  Beale, Charles, 1660?-1740, artist.
  • Link to Orbis Record:
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