Skip to main content

Mrs Anne Catherine Fitzgerald (née Burton): PD.210-1961

An image of PD.210-1961_mas.tif

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mrs Anne Catherine Fitzgerald (née Burton)


Miniaturist: Hone, Horace



History note: By descent in the family to Mrs T.A.G. Strickland; Louis C.G. Clarke

Legal notes

Bequeathed 1960.

Measurements and weight

Height: 78 mm
Width: 64 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1787

School or Style


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: H H
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Black
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1787
  • Location: Lower right, below the above
  • Method of creation: Black
  • Type: Date
  • Text: April 1837 / Mrs Fitzgerald / her picture to / be given to her / G Gd daughter / Anne Fitzgerald / ... [signature]
  • Location: Frame, verso, on label
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Text: T.A.G. Strickland, 2 Bene't Place Cambridge / [in ink] My Great Great Grandmother / Anne Catherine Fitzgerald née Burton Edward Fitzgerald, Esq / of Carrygoran Co. Clare / M.P. for that County and Colonel of Volunteers 1782 / rebuilt Carrygoran
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Text: (Married) Anne Catherine, Daughter / and co-heiress of Major / Thomas Burton, 5th Dragoon / Guards (Uncle of Francis Burton, Lord Conyngham) / by Dorothy, his wife, daughter / of the Right Hon. John / Forster, Lord Chief Justice / of the Common Pleas, / second wife
  • Location: Frame, verso
  • Method of creation: Printed

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.210-1961
Primary reference Number: 18019
Stable URI

Audit data

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Mrs Anne Catherine Fitzgerald (née Burton)" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-04-25 03:16:21

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Mrs Anne Catherine Fitzgerald (née Burton) |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-04-25 03:16:21|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        alt="Mrs Anne Catherine Fitzgerald (née Burton)"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Mrs Anne Catherine Fitzgerald (née Burton)</figcaption>

More objects and works of art you might like

Fugaku hyakkei

Accession Number: P.38-2010

Catherine [Kitty] Clive [née Raftor]

Accession Number: P.197-1940

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...