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    Sale 5903

    Christie's Interiors

    19 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 471

    Sir Francis Grant, P.R.A. (1803-1878)

    Portrait of Charlotte Sofia, Duchess Dowager of Beaufort (1771-1854), seated half-length, in a black dress and white mob cap

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    Sir Francis Grant, P.R.A. (1803-1878)
    Portrait of Charlotte Sofia, Duchess Dowager of Beaufort (1771-1854), seated half-length, in a black dress and white mob cap
    with inscription 'Charlotte Sofia/Duchess Dowg. of Beaufort wife of/Henry Charles 6th Duke of Beaufort/5th daughter of Granville/1st Marquis of Stafford./born Jany 10th 1771 - died Augst 12th 1854./painted in 1839 by F. Grant Esq.' (on an old label attached to the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    25 x 30 in. (63.5 x 76 cm.)


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