• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 2282

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings, & Watercolors

    27 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 173

    Allan Ramsay (Edinburgh 1713-1784 Dover)

    Portrait of a lady, traditionally identified as Mrs. Kitty Clive, half-length, in a feigned stone oval window

    Price Realised  

    Allan Ramsay (Edinburgh 1713-1784 Dover)
    Portrait of a lady, traditionally identified as Mrs. Kitty Clive, half-length, in a feigned stone oval window
    oil on canvas
    30 1/8 x 25 in. (76.5 x 63.5 cm.)


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    We are grateful to Prof. Brian Allen at the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, London, for the confirmation of the attribution on the basis of photographs (private communication, 19 November 2009).

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF THE COLUMBUS MUSEUM OF ART, OHIO, TO BENEFIT ITS ACQUISITION FUND