Mary Anne Marshall, later Mrs William Searle Benthall (1780-1866) as a Young Girl

John Wright (c. 1760 - 1820)
National Trust Inventory Number 509834

Category Paintings
Date 1780 - 1785
Materials Oil on panel (oval)
Measurements 260 x 200 mm
Place of origin England
Collection Benthall Hall, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Benthall Hall, Shropshire, Midlands, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on panel (oval), Mary Anne Marshall, later Mrs William Searle Benthall (1780-1866) as a Young Girl, as a young by John Wright. Oval. Half-length portrait of Mary Ann Marshall, turned to the left. Long curly fair hair, blue eyes and a rosy complexion, wearing a white high-waisted dress with a blue sash. Inscribed with biographical details written in black ink on reverse, married in 1801.

Provenance

Benthall collection; bequeathed by Sir Arthur Paul Benthall (1902-1992)

Credit line

Benthall Hall, The Benthall Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

John Wright (c. 1760 - 1820), artist

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Record Status

Enhanced

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