London, South Kensington
9 September 1999
W. Hopkins (fl.1790-1799), after Sir William Beechey
Portrait of Princess Augusta, half-length, in a red dress with lace collar and white headscarf
inscribed 'Princess Augusta Sophia' (lower right)
oil on canvas
30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.2 cm.)
Anon. sale; Christie's, 20 June 1947, lot 5 (5 gns. to Wiggins).
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Princess Augusta Sophia was born at Buckingham House in 1768, the second daughter of George III and Queen Charlotte.
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