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Oil painting - Mary Wright, the carpenter's daughter
  • Mary Wright, the carpenter's daughter
    Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863
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Mary Wright, the carpenter's daughter

  • Object:

    Oil painting

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (painted)

  • Date:

    ca. 1828 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on panel

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

  • Museum number:

    FA.162[O]

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A full-length, full-face oil portrait of a small girl, wearing a pelisse and bonnet and holding a book inscribed with her name.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (painted)

Date

ca. 1828 (painted)

Artist/maker

Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Oil on panel

Dimensions

Height: 22.7 cm estimate, Width: 17 cm estimate, Height: 350 mm framed, Width: 295 mm framed, Depth: 54 mm framed, :

Object history note

Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

Descriptive line

Oil painting entitled 'Mary Wright, the Carpenter's Daughter' by William Mulready. Great Britain, ca. 1828.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860, Ronald Parkinson, Victoria and Albert Museum, London: HMSO, 1990, p. 210

Materials

Oil paint; Panel

Techniques

Oil painting

Subjects depicted

Children

Categories

Paintings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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