Mrs Hammerton (fl.1850-60)

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 1518751

Category Paintings
Date circa 1850 - 1860
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 430 x 330 mm
Place of origin
Collection Acorn Bank, Cumbria
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Mrs Hammerton, British (English) School, circa 1850/60. A three-quarter-length portait of a middle-aged lady, great aunt of the donor of the painting, Miss W.B. Walker, dressed in black with lace collar, headband and cuffs and a red ribbon around her neck,seated, looking to the right with her arm on a table covered with a red cloth beside a vase of flowers. She has flowers in hair, including fuschias and holds a fuschia in her left hand; a wedding ring on her left hand.

Provenance

Given by Miss W.B. Walker of Windermere, great neice of the sitter in 1988

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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Materials Canvas (10041)
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Collection Acorn Bank, Cumbria (92)
Periods 19th century (168059)
Maker British (English) School (3758)
Subjects Mrs Hammerton (fl.1850-60) (1)
Object Type Oil painting (12418)

Record Status

Enhanced

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