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Portrait of Miss Hoare: P.14833-R

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Current Location: In storage


Portrait of Miss Hoare


Printmaker: Hoare, William




Etching on laid paper. A head-and-shoulders portrait of a young girl wearing a shepherdess-style hat and a shawl around her shoulders. A portrait of the Mary, the younger daughter of William Hoare. Trimmed to the platemark except for along the lower edge where there are handwritten inscriptions in the margin: 'Miss Hoare' (graphite); 'Wm Hoare fr aqua' (brown ink). An untrimmed impression of this print in the collection of the British Museum (1852,0214.289) bears inscriptions which indicate it as printed from a private plate.

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by unknown


18th Century
Circa 1725 - Circa 1792


Height 220mm x width 160mm (cut to platemark)

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.14833-R
Primary reference Number: 225442
O'Donoghue: 3
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Created: Wednesday 5 September 2018 Updated: Monday 7 January 2019 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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