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    Sale 12419

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    3 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 364

    John Hoppner (London 1769-1830)

    Portrait of Rev. John Granville, half-length, in a black coat and white stock; and Portrait of Mrs Granville, half-length, in a landscape

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    John Hoppner (London 1769-1830)
    Portrait of Rev. John Granville, half-length, in a black coat and white stock; and Portrait of Mrs Granville, half-length, in a landscape
    oil on canvas
    30 1/8 x 25 1/8 in. (76.5 x 63.9 cm.); and 30 1/8 x 24 ¾ in. (76.5 x 63 cm.)
    (2)two in the lot


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    Provenance

    Commissioned by the sitters, and by inheritance to their niece,
    Francis Anne Port, of Ilam, co. Derby, and by inheritance to her great-grandson,
    The Rev. E.S. Ram, Oxted Rectory, by 1909.
    Ogden Mills (1857-1929), 73 rue de Varenne, Paris, inherited by his daughter, Béatrice, The Countess of Granard, and by descent in the family.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A LADY OF TITLE (LOTS 151 & 364-369)


    Literature

    W. McKay and W. Roberts, John Hoppner R.A., London, 1909, pp. 104 and 105.