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    Sale 1964

    Christie's Interiors

    5 - 6 February 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 66

    William Hoare (BRITISH, 1706-1799)

    Portrait of a lady, half length, wearing an ornate jacket and pearls

    Price Realised  

    William Hoare (BRITISH, 1706-1799)
    Portrait of a lady, half length, wearing an ornate jacket and pearls
    pastel on paper
    20¼ x 14¼ in. (51.4 x 26.2 cm.)


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    We would like to thank Neil Jeffares for his help in cataloguing this lot.

    Provenance

    G.H. Boughton R.A.
    Henry G. Marquand, New York.
    Anonymous Sale, American Art Association, New York, 24-31 January 1903, lot 24, as attributed to Russell and as a portrait of the actress Peg Woffington


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the attribution in the printed catalogue should read: William Hoare (British, 1706-1799). Please also note the following additional provenance and literature:
    Provenance:
    G.H. Boughton R.A.
    Henry G. Marquand, New York.
    Anonymous Sale, American Art Association, New York, 24-31 January 1903, lot 24, as by Russell and as a portrait of the actress Peg Woffington. Literature:
    Neil Jeffares, Dictionary of Pastellists before 1800, 2006, p. 245, as by William Hoare.
    We are grateful to Neil Jeffares for his help in cataloguing this lot.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF EDWARD AND KIYI PFLUEGER


    Literature

    Neil Jeffares, Dictionary of Pastellists before 1800, 2006, p. 245, as by William Hoare, illustrated.