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Lady Beaumont: P.14226-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Lady Beaumont
Portrait of Margaret, Lady Beaumont


Printmaker: Smith, John Raphael
Publisher: Birchall, James
Painter: Reynolds, Joshua (After)



Legal notes

Bequeathed by Charles Brinsley Marlay in 1912

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley


18th century
Production date: AD 1781


Inscription on bottom "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds" and "Engraved by J. R. Smith" and "London, Published 27 Jany 1781 by J Birchall, No 473, Strand, near St martin's church".

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Inscription or legends present

  • Text: [indecipherable] 1825
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14226-R
Primary reference Number: 206311
Chaloner Smith: 12.IV
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Tuesday 13 November 2018 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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