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Creator:
Allan Ramsay, 1713–1784, British
Title:

Lady in a Pink Silk Dress

Former Title(s):

Portrait of a woman

An Unknown Woman in a Pink Dress

Date:
ca. 1762
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 30 x 25 3/16 inches (76.2 x 64 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.761
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
costume | earrings | engageantes | flounces | flowers (plants) | hairpiece | jewels | neckwear | noble (aristocrat) | pink | portrait | sadness | shawls | woman
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5048
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Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977-1986, Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1986, pp. 4, 17, no. 44, color plate 4, N590.2 A7 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 182-183, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Julia Marciari-Alexander, This other Eden, paintings from the Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1998, pp. 94-95, no. 33, ND1314.3 Y36 1998 (YCBA)

John McDonald, A Feast of Mellon, Sydney Morning Herald, May 9, 1998, p. 14, Film An Sy25 (SML) Also Available Online (Factiva database)

Paul Mellon's Legacy, a passion for British art. [large print labels] , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2007, v. 3, N5220 M552 +P381 2007, Mellon Shelf (YCBA)

Duncan Robinson, Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977 - 1986, , Burlington Magazine, vol. 128, October 1986, pp. 4, 17, no. 44, color pl. . 4, N1 B87 128:3 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Alastair Smart, Allan Ramsay, 1713-1784, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh, UK, 1992, p. 152, no. 106, NJ18 R1884 S53 1992+ (YCBA)

Alastair Smart, Allan Ramsay, a complete catalogue of his paintings , The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, CT, 1999, pp. 200, 378, no. 570, fig. 611, NJ18 R1884 A12 S52 1999 (YCBA)

Alastair Smart, Allan Ramsay, painter, essayist, and man of the Enlightenment , The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, CT, 1992, pp. 237, 241, pl. 203, NJ18 R1884 S62 1992 (YCBA)

Sotheby's sale catalogue : Catalogue of fine seventeenth, eighteenth and nineteenth century English paintings : 22 March 1972, Sotheby's, London, March 22, 1972, p. 27, Lot 102, Auction Catalogues (YCBA)


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