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    Sale 5900

    Christie's Interiors

    27 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 268

    Lady Mary Lowther (d.1863)

    Lowther Castle, Cumbria

    Price Realised  

    Lady Mary Lowther (d.1863)
    Lowther Castle, Cumbria
    signed and dated 'Mary Lowther 1810' (lower left, partially overmounted)
    pencil, grey, blue and green wash
    11 x 18¾ in. (28 x 47.7 cm.)


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    Lady Mary Lowther was the second daughter of the 1st Earl of Lonsdale. She was taught by a number of notable artists and architects including Peter de Wint, Joseph Farington and Sir Robert Smirke who designed Lowther castle in 1806-11.

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