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Creator:
Katharine Read, 1723–1778, British
Title:

Thomas, Second Baron Bruce, Later First Earl of Ailesbury (1729-1814)

Additional Title(s):

Thomas, 2nd Baron Bruce, Later 1st Earl of Ailesbury (1729-1814)

Date:
ca. 1751
Medium:
Pastel on laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 3/8 × 14 1/2 inches (46.7 × 36.8 cm) and Frame: 24 3/4 × 21 × 2 1/4 inches (62.9 × 53.3 × 5.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on frame label in black ink, lower center: "Thomas 1st Earl of Ailesbury | 1730. 1814 | married Feb[y] 17 = 1761 to Susanna | daughter of Henry Hoare Esq | of Stourhead = Wilts

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2013.8
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
costume | man | portrait
Associated People:
Brudenell-Bruce, Thomas (1729-1814), 1st Earl of Ailesbury
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:66772
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British paintings & works on paper, Lowell Libson Ltd., London, 2013, pp. 66, 6879, DealerCat Lowell Libson Ltd. (YCBA)

Margery Morgan, British Connoisseurs in Rome : Was it painted by Katherine Read?, British Art Journal, vol. 7, no. 1, Spring/Summer 2006, pp. 41,42, 44, pl. 4, N6761 B74 + (YCBA)


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