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Creator:
Frederic Leighton, 1830–1896, British
Formerly George Frederick Watts, 1817–1904, British
Title:
Study for the Portrait of Hannah, Countess of Roseberry
Date:
ca. 1880
Medium:
Black chalk and white chalk on moderately thick, slightly textured, gray wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/4 × 5 1/2 inches (21 × 14 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in J.E. Lowinsky's hand in pen and black ink, verso: "Given by Lord Leighton to | Mrs. Ambrose Smith - sold | by her daughter 1943. T.E.L."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5996
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
portrait
Associated People:
Hannah Primrose, Countess of Rosebery (27 July 1851 – 19 November 1890)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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English Portrait Drawings & Miniatures (Yale Center for British Art, 1979-12-05 - 1980-02-17)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6314
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