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By inheritance through the artist's sister Anne, who married Richard Rouse Bloxam, to the present owner.
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE BLOXAM FAMILY (LOTS 46 AND 156)
Lord R.S. Gower, Sir Thomas Lawrence, London, 1900, p. 143.
Sir W. Armstrong, Lawrence, London, 1913, p. 144.
K. Garlick, 'A Catalogue of the Paintings, Drawings and Pastels of Sir Thomas Lawrence', in Walpole Society, XXXIX, 1964, p. 122.
K. Garlick, Sir Thomas Lawrence, Oxford, 1989, p. 220, no. 470.
London, Royal Academy, 1790, no. 260.
On loan to the National Art Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand, 1981-2007.
New Zealand, Wellington, National Art Gallery, Art and Life in Georgian England, 14 May-25 September 1986.