Annie Louise Swynnerton (1844-1933)
Annie Louise Swynnerton (1844-1933)

Equestrian portrait of Lady Mercy Marter, daughter of Frances, Countess of Warwick

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Annie Louise Swynnerton (1844-1933)
Equestrian portrait of Lady Mercy Marter, daughter of Frances, Countess of Warwick
signed and dated 'Annie L. Swynnerton 1920' (lower right)
oil on canvas
93 x 62 in. (236.3 x 157.5 cm.)
Provenance
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 8 November 1968, lot 171.
Exhibited
Manchester, City of Manchester Art Gallery, Paintings by Mrs Swynnerton, 1923, no. 40.
Liverpool, Walker Art Gallery, Sixtieth Autumn Exhibition, 1934.

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Lot Essay

Lady Mercy Marter (née Greville) (1904-1968) was the daughter of society beauty and socialist Frances Evelyn Greville, 5th Countess of Warwick. She was former wife of Basil Dean and Patrick Gamble and wife of Richard Marter.
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