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    Sale 5902

    Christie's Interiors

    17 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 183

    George Richmond, R.A. (1806-1896)

    Portrait of Henry Alan Wedgwood, bust-length, wearing a cravat

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    George Richmond, R.A. (1806-1896)
    Portrait of Henry Alan Wedgwood, bust-length, wearing a cravat
    signed and dated 'Geo Richmond del 1847' (lower left)
    black and white chalk heightened with red chalk
    23¾ x 18½ in. (60.3 x 47 cm.)


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    Henry Alan Wedgwood was a member of the Wedgwood pottery family.

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    Provenance

    The family and by descent.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the sitter of this portrait is believed to be a member of the Wedgwood family, and not as stated in the catalogue.


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