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    Sale 12034

    Christie's Interiors

    16 March 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 353

    After John Hoppner

    Portrait of George Legge (1755-1810), 3rd Earl of Dartmouth KG, PC, FRS, half-length, in a blue coat

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    After John Hoppner
    Portrait of George Legge (1755-1810), 3rd Earl of Dartmouth KG, PC, FRS, half-length, in a blue coat
    oil on canvas
    30 1/8 x 25 in. (76.5 x 63.5 cm.)
    in an English 18th century carved, pierced, swept and gilded frame


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    Provenance

    William Legge, 3rd Earl of Dartmouth, Sandwell Hall, Staffordshire; (the house was demolished in the 1850s), and by descent to,
    William Legge, 7th Earl of Dartmouth, Patshull Park, Staffordshire, and by descent to,
    Lady Elizabeth Basset, and by descent until,
    Anonymous sale; Phillips, London, 10 July 2001, lot 122.