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    Sale 5350

    Christie's Interiors

    8 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 161

    Circle of Joseph Wright of Derby, A.R.A. (Derby, 1734-1797)

    Portrait of a lady, c.1760, bust-length, in a blue dress and lace fichou, with a yellow wrap and a floral hair-piece

    Price Realised  

    Circle of Joseph Wright of Derby, A.R.A. (Derby, 1734-1797)
    Portrait of a lady, c.1760, bust-length, in a blue dress and lace fichou, with a yellow wrap and a floral hair-piece
    oil on canvas, oval
    30 x 24½ in. (76.3 x 62.2 cm.)


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    Provenance

    William Hale; Christie's, London, 12 December 1874, lot 240 (1 gn. to Waters).
    Mrs Willen; Christie's, London, 15 July 1892, lot 26 (with lot 27, 10 gns. to Baumer).