Elizabeth Fraser, Mrs George Arbuthnot (1790-1832)

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 216400

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date circa 1820 - circa 1830
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 889 x 686 mm (35 x 27 in)
Place of origin
Collection Springhill, County Londonderry (Accredited Museum)
On show at Springhill, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Elizabeth Fraser, Mrs George Arbuthnot (1790-1832), British (English) School, circa 1820-30. Half-length portrait of a young woman, turned slightly to the right, gazing at the spectator, her hands crossed in front, wearing maroon coloured dress, two strang pearl neckland and drop pearl earrings, an ermine stole is draped behind her shoulders and down her left arm and is held in her left hand, she also wears a large maroon hat with ostrich feathers. Stormy sky in background, lighter on the right


Purchased by National Trust in 1957 from William Lowry Lenox-Conyngham (1903–1957), shortly before his death, along with the other contents of Springhill

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist
previously catalogued as attributed to Sir Thomas Lawrence, PRA (Bristol 1769 – London 1830), artist

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