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Arthur William Devis, 1762–1822, British
Lady Chambers
ca. 1789
Oil on canvas
Support (PTG): 42 x 28 5/8 inches (106.7 x 72.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
blue | building | mosque | portrait | woman
Associated People:
Chambers (née Wilton), Lady Frances (1759-1839), wife of Sir Robert Chambers (1737–1803), jurist and judge; daughter of Joseph Wilton (1722–1803), sculptor
Not on view
Exhibition History:
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Britain's Portable Empire : Campaign Furniture of the 18-19th Centuries (Katonah Museum of Art, 2001-07-08 - 2001-09-30)

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Brian Allen, Joseph Wilton, Francis Hayman and the Chimney-Pieces from Northumberland House, Burlington Magazine, vol. 125, The Burlington Magazine Publications Ltd., April 1983, p. 196-199, N1B87125:1 Also available online at JSTOR. Stable URL : http://www.jstor.org/stable/881097

Mildred Archer, India and British Portraiture, 1770-1825, Sotheby Parke Bernet, London, 1979, pp. 239, 241, 503, fig. 163, ND 1327 I44 A72 (YCBA)

Nicholas A. Brawer, Britain's Portable Empire: Campaign Furniture of the Georgian, Victorian, and Edwardian Periods, Katonah Museum of Art, New York, 2001, p. 10, 11, Fig. 7, V 0844

Thomas Curley, Sir Robert Chambers: Law, Literature, and Empire in the Age of Johnson, University of Wisconsin Press, Madisn, Wisconsin, 1998, p. 322, Fig. 16, KD621 C48 C87X 1998 (SML)

John McAleer, Picturing India People, Places, and the World of the East India Company, The British Library, London, p. 165, fig. 4.23, N8214.5.I5 M43 2017 (YCBA)

Pauline Rohatgi, Indian life and landscape by Western artists, paintings and drawings from the Victoria and Albert Museum, 17th to the early 20th century , Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, Mumbai, 2008, pp. 109-111, fig. 10, N8214.5 I5 V53 2008 + (YCBA)

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