• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 32

    F. LINDO (BRITISH, FL. 1755-1765)

    Portrait of woman traditionally identified as the sister of Samuel Cook (b. 1722), bust-length, in a golden silk dress and blue wrap, draped in pearls, a rose at her corsage, in a feigned oval

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    F. LINDO (BRITISH, FL. 1755-1765)
    Portrait of woman traditionally identified as the sister of Samuel Cook (b. 1722), bust-length, in a golden silk dress and blue wrap, draped in pearls, a rose at her corsage, in a feigned oval
    oil on canvas
    30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm.)
    In a carved and gilded 18th century frame


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    Literature

    Inventory and Valuation of the contents of Newton Hall, Felton, Morpeth, Northumberland, The Property of Brigadier General B. F. Widdrington, C.M.G., D.S.O., 1925, p. 122.