Alice Blanche Gibbs, Mrs Alfred Gurney (1843-1871) and her Child
British (English) School
Art / Drawings and watercolours
Pencil on paper
445 x 510 mm
Place of origin
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Tyntesfield, North Somerset
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Pencil on paper, Alice Blanche Gibbs, Mrs Alfred Gurney (1843-1871) and her Child, British (English) School. A portrait of Alice Blanche Gurney and her child, the second daughter of William Gibbs. A rectangular pencil drawing in a cream mount with gold tirm. It has a gilded narrow frame with beaded finish, some signs of damage to the frame. 110 mm section of wooden backing is missing. A lozenge-shaped label printed 'Austin and Oates/ Carvers and Gilders / 9 Park St. / BRISTOL. A handwritten label in black ink as follows, ALICE BLANCHE GURNEY/ second child of Wm. Gibbs of TYNTESFIELD / b 27 Oct 1843. M. 16 Aug 1866 / d. 17 March 1871. bur. at Wraxall / Married ALFRED GURNEY of the Lower Temple afterwards Rector of St Barnabas Pimlico / for many years.
Purchased from the estate of the late Lord Wraxall with the assistance of the NHMF and donations from members and supporters.
Marks and inscriptions
ALICE BLANCHE GUERNEY/ 2nd child of Wm. Gibbs of TYNTESFIELD/ b 27 Oct 1843. M. 16 Aug 1866/ d. 17 March 1871. bur. at Wraxall/ Married ALFRED GURNEY of the Lower Temple afterwards Rector of St Barnabas Pimlico/ for many years.
Makers and roles
British (English) School, artist Austin and Oates, carver and gilder