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Sir Henry Raeburn
Portrait of Mrs. Johnstone

1790 - 1810

$230,000

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This is one of Raeburns best works from his best period that is not in a museum or private collection. Three-quarter length portrait, seated in a white dress with a black scarf over her head, looking at a miniature portrait with a landscape beyond. Raeburn's best work command the higher prices. Portrait of Mrs. Johnstone Three-Quarter Length circa 1790 - circa 1810 Oil on canvas Provenance Mrs. Edward Ferguson, London; With Wallis & Sons. Exhibited Edinburgh, Royal Academy, Raeburn Exhibition, 1876, no. 176 (lent by Mrs. Ferguson); Scottish National Portrait Exhibition, 1884. Literature W. Raeburn Andrew, Life of Sir Henry Raeburn, R.A., London 1894, no. 176; J. Greig, Sir Henry Raeburn, R.A., London 1911, p. 50. Catalogue Note Mrs. Johnstone was the wife of Commodore George Johnstone who was the third son of Sir James Johnstone, third Baronet, of Westerhall. Signed and dated on lower left h: 35.5 x w: 27 in / h: 90.2 x w: 68.6 cm Sotheby's New York The Burlington Magazine. Work is framed in a beautiful gilt frame and looks wonderful in person

Details

  • Creator
    Sir Henry Raeburn (1756 - 1823, British)
  • Creation Year
    1790 - 1810
  • Dimensions
    Height: 35.5 in. (90.17 cm)Width: 27 in. (68.58 cm)
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
  • Period
  • Condition
  • Gallery Location
    Miami, FL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU38538672722

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