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Portrait of Margaret Caroline Howard, Countess of Carlisle, 1753-1824: P.36-1980

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Portrait of Margaret Caroline Howard, Countess of Carlisle, 1753-1824


Watson, James (Printmaker)
Watson, James (Publisher)
After Reynolds, Joshua (Painter)

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Given by Mr and Mrs A. H. Laurie in memory of S. W. Grose, December 1980

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Method of acquisition: Given (1980) by Laurie, A. H., Mr & Mrs


18th century
Production date: AD 1773


Inscriptions on bottom "Sir Joshua Reynolds pinxt" and "James Watson fecit" and "London, Published According to Act of Parliament May 10th 1773 by J Watson No 45 Little Queen Ann Street near Portland Chapel, J Boydell Cheapside, H Parker Cornhill, S Hooper Ludgate Hill, & J Bretherton New Bond Street."

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Accession number: P.36-1980
Primary reference Number: 206078
Chaloner Smith: 23.III
Goodwin (Watson): 93.III
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Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Monday 21 June 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 22 June 2021

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

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