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Portrait, probably of Lady Susan North

Drawing
c.1815
Artist/Maker



object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Graphite and red and black chalk
Brief Description
Drawing by Sir Thomas Lawrence (1769-1830), Portrait, probably of Lady Susan North, c.1815. Graphite and red and black chalk.

Dimensions
  • Height: 20cm
  • Width: 16.5cm
Object history
Purchased, 1948



This drawing was formerly in the Angerstein collection.
Historical context
The sitter is probably Lady Susan North (1797-1884; afterwards, by the vesting of the barony in the female line in 1841, Lady North).

Bibliographic Reference
Owens, Susan, The Art of Drawing British Masters and Methods since 1600, V&A Publishing, London, 2013, p. 62, fig. 42
Collection
Accession Number
E.2489-1948

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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