London, South Kensington
11 July 2008
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY OF TITLE (LOTS 46-68)
Attributed to Henry Howard, R.A. (London 1769-1847 Oxford)
Portrait of the Hon. Brownlow North, Bishop of Winchester and Prelate of the Order of the Garter (1741-1820), three-quarter-length, in garter robes
oil on canvas
56 x 44¼ in. (142.3 x 112.8 cm.)
in its original Neoclassical frame
The Earls of Guilford, and by descent to the present owner.
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J. Ingamells, The English Episcopal Portrait, 1559-1835, Guildford, 1981, p.313, type D, no. 2.
The present work is a larger version of lot 63. For biographical detail of the sitter, see lot 63.
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