Ada Marion Nichols, Lady MacGeough Bond (1866-1955)

Mary Cowie, Mrs Charles Nichols (1837-1928)
National Trust Inventory Number 564838

Category Paintings
Date circa 1880
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 508 x 432 mm (20 x 17 in)
Place of origin Tasmania
Collection The Argory, County Armagh (Accredited Museum)
On show at The Argory, County Armagh, Northern Ireland, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Ada Marion Nichols, Lady MacGeough Bond (1866-1955) by Mary Cowie, Mrs Charles Nichols (1837-1928), the sitter's mother. Painted by the sitter's mother, as a young woman, a head-and- shoulders portrait, in profile to right, wearing blue jacket and holding a pug. Ada Marion Nichols was born in 1866 at Hobart Tasmania. She was the daughter of Charles Nichols and Mary Cowie. She married Sir Walter William Adrian MacGeough Bond, son of Joshua Walter MacGeough Bond and Albertine Louise Alphonsine Shanahan, on 26 September 1901. She died on 30 October 1955 at London, Middlesex

Provenance

Given by Walter Albert Nevill MacGeough Bond (1907 - 1986) in 1979

Credit line

The Argory, The MacGeough Bond Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

Mary Cowie, Mrs Charles Nichols (1837-1928), artist

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Place of origin Tasmania (2)
Materials Canvas (10022)
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Category Paintings (12625)
Collection The Argory, County Armagh (Accredited Museum) (7410)
Periods 19th century (166444)
Maker Mary Cowie, Mrs Charles Nichols (1837-1928) (34)
Subjects Ada Marion Nichols, Lady MacGeough Bond (1866-1955) (3)
Object Type Oil painting (11825)

Record Status

Enhanced

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