6 - 7 October 2005
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After Sir Joshua Reynolds
Portrait of Lady Elizabeth Delmé and her children
oil on canvas
13¾ x 10¼ in. (35 x 26 cm.)
J. P. Morgan; Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, 22-25 March 1944, lot 409.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, 28-29 November 1947, lot 248.
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D. Mannings, Sir Joshua Reynolds: A Complete Catalogue of his Paintings, New Haven and London, 2000, p. 165, no. 504a, as 'copy'.
The original composition by Sir Joshua Reynolds is in the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
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