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Maria Marowe, Lady Eardley 1743-94: PD.202-1961

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Current Location: Gallery 27 (Glaisher)


Maria Marowe, Lady Eardley 1743-94


Miniaturist: Cosway, Richard


Legal notes

Bequeathed 1960.

Measurements and weight

Height: 81 mm
Width: 63 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1961) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


Production date: before AD 1793-03-26 : See inscription

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of ivory

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour on ivory

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: E
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: In rose diamonds
  • Text: From M.M.E. to her valued friend March 26th 1793
  • Location: Round the rim

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.202-1961
Primary reference Number: 17685
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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