Mary Weld, Mrs William Pitchford, later Mrs Edward Gatacre

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 814161

Category Paintings
Date circa 1750
Materials Oil on canvas in a giltwood frame
Measurements 71 x 58 mm (E)
Place of origin
Collection Dudmaston, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Dudmaston, Shropshire, Midlands, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas: Mary Weld, Mrs William Pitchford. later Mrs Edward Gatacre, British (English) School, circa 1750. A painted oval half-length portrait of a young woman, facing, head slightly to left, gazing at the spectator, wearing a brown satin dress, over a white chemise with full sleeves and a blue mantle draped over her left shoulder.

Provenance

Dudmaston collection; given by Rachel Katherine Hamilton Russell, Lady Labouchere (1908 – 1996) along with the Dudmaston estate in 1978

Marks and inscriptions

30 (in chalk)

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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Place of origin
Materials Canvas (10043)
Giltwood (3924)
Oil paint (8301)
Category Paintings (12645)
Collection Dudmaston, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)  (3759)
Periods 18th century (85758)
Maker British (English) School (3756)
Subjects Mary Weld, Mrs William Pitchford and subsequently Mrs Edward Gatacre (1)
Object Type Oil painting (12451)

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