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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 10

    CIRCLE OF JOHN MICHAEL WRIGHT (LONDON, 1617-1694)

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    CIRCLE OF JOHN MICHAEL WRIGHT (LONDON, 1617-1694)
    Portrait of a lady, half-length, in a pink silk dress with a pink wrap, with a string of pearls in her right hand
    with inscribed numerals '22' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    35½ x 26½ in. (90.2 x 67.4 cm.)


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    The sitter of the present portrait is unknown, however it has been suggested that it may be a depiction of Lady Mary Drummond (d.1712), daughter of the staunch Jacobite, 4th Earl of Perth and Lord Chancellor of Scotland and wife of William, 9th Earl Marischal.

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