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    Sale 5907

    Christie's Interiors

    2 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 616

    Alexander Pope (1763-1835)

    Portrait of Mrs. George Gun, half-length, a string of pearls in her upswept hair

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    Alexander Pope (1763-1835)
    Portrait of Mrs. George Gun, half-length, a string of pearls in her upswept hair
    inscribed 'Jean Gordon/Mrs George Gun/Pastel by Pope/1783/Daughter of Robert Gordon/of Newgrove County Cork/of Kernborough (on a label attached to the backing)
    pastel, oval
    9 x 7 3/8 in. (22.8 x 18.8 cm.); together with three further portraits by the same hand including; A portrait of Miss Gordon and Mr Norcott, later General Sir Amos Norcott; A portrait of Mrs Gordon; and A portrait of Robert Gordon of Newgrove (4)


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