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Edward Joseph Collection, no. 72.
John Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) Collection, New York; Christie's, London, 26 June 1935, lot 419, the sitter erroneously identified as the 1st Earl of Carnarvon (36 gns. to Walker).
Helen M. de Kay; Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, 9 December 1966, lot 272.
Please note the property title for this lot should read "Property from the Estate of Arthur I. Appleton"
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF ARTHUR I. APPLETON
G. C. Williamson, Andrew & Nathaniel Plimer. Miniature Painters, Their Lives and Their Works, London, 1903, p. 42.
G. C. Williamson, Catalogue of the Collection of Miniatures, the Property of J. Pierpont Morgan, London, 1906, II, p. 96, no. 360.
London, Burlington Fine Arts Club, Exhibition of Portrait Miniatures, 1889, Case XL, no. 72 (as Henry, Lord Porchester, 2nd Earl of Carnarvon, lent by Edward Joseph).