11 July 1997
THE PROPERTY OF MR. AND MRS. JOHN PARRY
George Morland (1763-1804)
'Delicate Embarrassment' or 'The Rival Friends'
signed 'G Mod' (lower right)
oil on canvas
18 x 14¼ in. (45.7 x 36.2 cm.)
Staats Forbes Collection.
S.B. Joel(+); Christie's, 31 May 1935, lot 33 (150 gns. to Howard).
The Executors of the late Mrs Dorothy Hart; Christie's, 15 July 1988, lot 57 (sold £5,500).
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G. Dawe, The Life of George Morland, London, 1807, p. 141.
C. Musgrave, At the Villa Millbrook-1: Jersey's Finest Collection - belonging to Mrs. Dorothy Hart, The Connoisseur, June 1965, pp. 76-77, illustrated.
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