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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 7

    CIRCLE OF GEORGE JAMESONE (SCOTTISH, c.1589/90-1644)

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    CIRCLE OF GEORGE JAMESONE (SCOTTISH, c.1589/90-1644)
    Portrait of a lady, traditionally identified as Lady Anne Keith, bust-length, in mourning dress
    with inscribed numerals '46' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    24 x 18 in. (61 x 46 cm.)


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    Anne Keith was the eldest daughter of William, 4th Earl Marischal. She married firstly James, Earl of Moray, Regent of Scotland in 1561. The present portrait may be a posthumous depiction of the sitter.

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