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J.D. Wood sale, 25 May 1937, lot 1108.
We are grateful to Cécile Brett for dating this double-portrait to circa 1705/6 and for providing the following additional provenance:
Collection of the 6th Lord Henniker, Thornham Hall, Suffolk.
PROPERTY OF THE LATE EDWARD CROFT-MURRAY (1907-1980)
E. Waterhouse, The Dictionary of 16th & 17th Century British Painters, London, 1988, p. 284, illustrated.