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Miss Horneck: P.23-1980

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Miss Horneck
Portrait of Mary Gwyn, 1753-1840


Dunkarton, Robert (Printmaker)
Shropshire, Walter (Publisher)
After Reynolds, Joshua (Painter)

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Given by Mr and Mrs A. H. Laurie in memory of S. W. Grose, December 1981

Acquisition and important dates

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


18th century
Production date: AD 1778


Inscriptions on bottom "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds" and "Engrav'd by R Dunkarton" and "Publish'd Feby. 20th.1778 by Wr. Shropshire No.158, New Bond Street."

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.23-1980
Primary reference Number: 206114
Chaloner Smith: 25.II
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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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