London, South Kensington
22 July 2009
John William Waterhouse, R.A. (1849-1917)
Portrait of Miss Claire Kenworthy, half length, in a white dress
oil on canvas
35 x 27 in. (88.9 x 68.5 cm.)
By descent in the Kenworthy family.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 5th June 1996, lot 130.
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Claire Kenworthy was the artist's niece by marriage.
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