Catharine Duchess of Buckingham [art original] / T.P.H. 1810.

Creator:
Harding, G. P. (George Perfect), 1780-1853, artist.
Physical Description:
1 drawing : gray wash with pen and ink on wove paper ; oval sheet 10.1 x 7.9 cm
Notes:
Formerly owned by Henry Davies, with his bookplate in volume. Purchased by W.S. Lewis from Heffer, August 1950.
Mounted opposite page 317 in an extra-illustrated copy of: Walpole, H. Reminiscences, written in 1788 for the amusement of Miss Mary and Miss Agnes B-Y ... From: The works of Horatio Walpole, Earl of Orford. London : Printed for G.G. and J. Robinson, Paternoster-Row, and J. Edwards, Pall-Mall, MDCCXCVIII [1798].
Signed with initials and dated in lower right portion of image; attribution to G.P. Harding from local catalog card.
Title written in ink below image, on mounting page.
Abstract:
Portrait of Katherine Sheffield, Duchess of Buckingham and Normanby, the illegitimate daughter of King James II and Catherine Sedley, Countess of Dorchester; half-length, facing the viewer with her head turned slightly left; curls of her long hair falling over her right shoulder; wearing pendant earrings and a small jacket over a dress with a low neckline.
Variant Titles:
Katherine Duchess of Buckingham
Topics:
Buckingham and Normanby, Katherine Sheffield,--Duchess of,--1681 or 1682-1743--Portraits.
Davies, Henry--Ownership.
Language:
English
Genre:
Ink drawings--British--19th century.
Portraits--British--19th century.
Wash drawings--British--19th century.
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Paintings & Drawings
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Source Title:
Reminiscences, written in 1788 for the amusement of Miss Mary and Miss Agnes B-Y ...
Call Number:
Folio 24 27 798
Orbis Record:
13721588
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr36779
Citation:
G.P. Harding, Catharine Duchess of Buckingham. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
16704418
PID:
digcoll:4679393