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Elizabeth Vernon, Countess of Southampton: PD.6-1984

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Current Location: Gallery 3


Elizabeth Vernon, Countess of Southampton


Painter: British School




History note: Sotheby's, sale 16th November, 1983 (lot 21*), bt. through Hugh Leggatt

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From the Perceval Fund with contributions from the National Art Collections Fund and the Victoria and Albert Museum Grant-in-Aid.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1984) by Sotheby's


Production date: circa AD 1603

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Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas
Frame Depth 5.3 cm Height 222 cm Weight 20 kg Width 131.5 cm
Canvas Height 188 cm Width 109 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.6-1984
Primary reference Number: 3148
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 17 March 2023 Last processed: Friday 17 March 2023

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

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