[Portrait of Mary Berry] [art original] / G.P. Harding del. 1810.

Creator:
Harding, G. P. (George Perfect), 1780-1853, artist. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nr2001012718
Physical Description:
1 drawing : watercolor on wove paper ; image 8 x 7 cm, on sheet 14 x 12 cm, mounted to 29.4 x 23 cm
Notes:
Drawn after a miniature by Anne Mee that was commissioned by Horace Walpole in 1790.
Given by Mrs. Anne Damer to Sir Wathen Waller. Later owned by John Hely-Hutchinson, with his bookplate on verso of first flyleaf of volume. Sold Sotheby's, 14 March 1956 (Hely-Hutchinson Sale), lot 584, to Maggs for W.S. Lewis.
Mounted on page 35 in Anne Damer's extra-illustrated copy of: Walpole, H. A description of the villa of Mr. Horace Walpole ... Strawberry Hill : Printed by Thomas Kirgate, MDCCLXXXIV [1784]. See Hazen, A.T. Bibliography of the Strawberry Hill Press (1973 ed.), no. 30, copy 33.
Signed and dated by the artist in lower left corner.
Title assigned by cataloger; alternative title from note in ink that incorrectly identifies sitter.
Abstract:
Portrait of Mary Berry; bust length, facing left with head turned towards the viewer; short hair in curls; an oval inside a rectangle.
Variant Titles:
Miss Agnes Berry
Topics:
Berry, Mary,--1763-1852,--depicted.--http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n82209464
Damer, Anne Seymour,--1748 or 9-1828--Ownership.
Hely-Hutchinson, John Walter,--1882-1955--Ownership.
Mee, Anne Foldsone, approximately 1770-1851, artist.
Strawberry Hill (Twickenham, London, England)--http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87002938
Waller, Wathen,--Sir--Ownership.
Language:
English
Genre:
Portraits.
Watercolors--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:
Description of the villa of Mr. Horace Walpole ...
Call Number:
Quarto 33 30 Copy 25
Orbis Record:
13829772
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr36922
Citation:
G.P. Harding, Portrait of Mary Berry. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
16704454
PID:
digcoll:4679423