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Frances, Viscountess Fitzwilliam: 446

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Current Location: In storage

Titles

Frances, Viscountess Fitzwilliam

Maker(s)

Painter: Unknown

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount

Dating

Production date: AD 1723

School or Style

British

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas
Painted Surface Height 69.2 cm Width 54.6 cm

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Frances Daughter of Sr Jn. Shelley Bart. of Mitchel grove Sussex: Wife of Rd. Ld. Visct Fitzwilliam 1723 (see catalogue for accurate transcription)
  • Location: Left

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 446
Primary reference Number: 794
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Saturday 27 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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