Margaret Luttrell, Mrs John Henry Southcote (1747-1792)

studio of Sir Joshua Reynolds PRA (Plympton 1723 - London 1792)
National Trust Inventory Number 726129

Category Paintings
Date circa 1770
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 950 x 815 x 75 mm
Place of origin
Collection Dunster Castle, Somerset (Accredited Museum)
On show at Dunster Castle, Somerset, South West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Margaret Luttrell, Mrs John Henry Southcote (1747-1792) studio of Sir Joshua Reynolds PRA (Plympton 1723 - London 1792), circa 1770. A painted oval portrait, to right, with fur-lined cloak, which appears to be a studio replica, painted later and in a more direct style, of DC/P/11. The canvas may be unusual in the coarseness of its weave.

Provenance

Previously on loan, 1975; gift of Lt-Col Geoffrey Walter Fownes Luttrell (1919 – 2007) to the National Trust in 1981.

Makers and roles

studio of Sir Joshua Reynolds PRA (Plympton 1723 - London 1792), artist

References

Lyte 1909 Sir H. C. Maxwell Lyte, History of Dunster, and of the families of Mohun & Luttrell. London 1909, p. 261

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Collection Dunster Castle, Somerset (Accredited Museum) (3151)
Periods 18th century (85457)
Maker Sir Joshua Reynolds PRA (Plympton 1723 - London 1792) (785)
Subjects Margaret Fownes-Luttrell, Mrs John Henry Southcote (1747-1792) (3)
Object Type Oil painting (11955)

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