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    Sale 5936

    The Country House Sale - Property of the 14th Earl of Kintore & The Collection of the Late Bernard Lyons, C.B.E.

    18 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 57


    Price Realised  


    Portrait of Algernon Hawkins Thomand Keith-Falconer, 9th Earl of Kintore (1852-1930), half-length, dressed in uniform
    inscribed 'No 1/"The Earl of Kintore"/C N Kennedy/66 St George's Sq./SW' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    52½ x 38 in. (133.5 x 96.5 cm.)

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    Algernon Hawkins Thomand, 9th Earl of Kintore was Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Colony of South Australia from 1889-1895. Kintore took a deep interest in the colony under his charge, he travelled extensively and was also interested in Federation and supported the Australasian Federal Convention at Melbourne in 1890. In 1913 he was elected Deputy Speaker in the House of Lords and was a Lord-in-waiting to both Queen Victoria and King Edward VII.

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