• Old Masters & 19th Century Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5491

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art

    28 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 128

    William Robertson (fl. 1727-1783)

    Portrait of a lady, traditionally identified as Miss Grace Stewart, full-length, in a grey satin dress and blue shawl, a book in her right hand, in a landscape

    Price Realised  

    William Robertson (fl. 1727-1783)
    Portrait of a lady, traditionally identified as Miss Grace Stewart, full-length, in a grey satin dress and blue shawl, a book in her right hand, in a landscape
    oil on canvas
    17 7/8 x 12½ in. (45.4 x 31.8 cm.)
    inscribed 'Miss Grace Stewart W.R 1744' (on the relining canvas [possibly transcribed from the original])


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    Provenance

    King Street Galleries, by 1990, where acquired by the present owner.