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    Sale 12307

    Old Master and British Paintings

    2 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 131

    Angelica Kauffman (Chur, Graubünden 1741-1807 Rome)

    Portrait of a lady, bust-length, dressed in black

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    Angelica Kauffman (Chur, Graubünden 1741-1807 Rome)
    Portrait of a lady, bust-length, dressed in black
    signed, dated and inscribed ‘Angelica Kauffman / Pinx: Rome A: 1795’ (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas, unlined
    24 ¾ x 20 3/8 in. (62.8 x 51.7 cm.)


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    We are grateful to Dr Bettina Baumgärtel for confirming the attribution on the basis of a photograph. The picture will be included in her forthcoming catalogue raisonné. We are further grateful to Professor Wendy Wassyng Roworth for her assistance in cataloguing this lot.