Arabella Diana Cope, Duchess of Dorset (1769-1825)

Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun (Paris 1755 – Paris 1842)
National Trust Inventory Number 129904

Category Paintings
Date 1803 (signed and dated)
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements
Place of origin Paris
Collection Knole, Kent (Accredited Museum)
On show at Knole, Kent, London and South East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Arabella Diana Cope, Duchess of Dorset (1769-1825) by Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun (Paris 1755 – Paris 1842), signed and dated 1803. A half-length portrait of a young woman, turned to the right, gazing at the spectator, short curly brown hair, showing beneath a red turban trimmed with a black ribbon and a large pom-pom of black ribbons (?).

Provenance

On loan from the Trustees of the Sackville Estate

Makers and roles

Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun (Paris 1755 – Paris 1842), artist

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Place of origin Paris (4179)
Materials Paint (29885)
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Category Paintings (12641)
Collection Knole, Kent (Accredited Museum) (1617)
Periods 19th century (170759)
Maker Elisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun (Paris 1755 – Paris 1842) (20)
Subjects Arabella Diana Cope, Duchess of Dorset (1769-1825) (4)
Object Type Oil painting (12901)

Record Status

Enhanced

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