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Creator:
Sir Godfrey Kneller, 1646–1723, German, active in Britain (from 1676)
Title:
A Woman Called Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
Date:
between 1715 and 1720
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 35 1/8 x 27 1/4 inches (89.2 x 69.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in red ocher paint, lower right: "Lady M. Wortley Montagu. | Vanderbank."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.7.191
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
costume | portrait | unfinished | woman
Associated People:
Montagu, Lady Mary Wortley [née Lady Mary Pierrepont] (bap. 1689, d. 1762), writer
Access:
Not on view
Exhibition History:
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" Pearls to Pyramids " - Britain and the " Orient " 1600-1820 (Yale Center for British Art, 2008-02-07 - 2008-04-28)

Publications:
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Pearls to pyramids : British visual culture and the Levant, 1600-1830, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2008, p. 16, V1880

Pearls to pyramids : British visual culture and the Levant, 1600-1830 [wall labels], Yale Center for British Art, 2008, pp. 32-33, V 2576 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:394
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