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    Sale 5431

    Old Master & British Pictures

    11 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 65

    Attributed to Henry Howard, R.A. (London 1769-1847 Oxford)

    Portrait of the Hon. Brownlow North, Bishop of Winchester and Prelate of the Order of the Garter (1741-1820), three-quarter-length, in garter robes

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    Estimate

    Attributed to Henry Howard, R.A. (London 1769-1847 Oxford)
    Portrait of the Hon. Brownlow North, Bishop of Winchester and Prelate of the Order of the Garter (1741-1820), three-quarter-length, in garter robes
    oil on canvas
    56 x 44¼ in. (142.3 x 112.8 cm.)
    in its original Neoclassical frame


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    The present work is a larger version of lot 63. For biographical detail of the sitter, see lot 63.

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    Provenance

    The Earls of Guilford, and by descent to the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY OF TITLE (LOTS 46-68)


    Literature

    J. Ingamells, The English Episcopal Portrait, 1559-1835, Guildford, 1981, p.313, type D, no. 2.