Richard Cosway R.A., Lord Henry Fitzgerald (1761-1829), wearing blue coat, white waistcoat and tied cravat, his hair powdered
Lot 105
Richard Cosway R.A., Lord Henry Fitzgerald (1761-1829), wearing blue coat, white waistcoat and tied cravat, his hair powdered
Sold for £11,352 (US$ 19,081) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Richard Cosway R.A. (British, 1742-1821)
Lord Henry Fitzgerald (1761-1829), wearing blue coat, white waistcoat and tied cravat, his hair powdered
signed on the reverse and dated Rdus Cosway/ R. A./ Primarius Pictor/ Serenissimi Walliæ/ Principis/ Pinxit/ 1791, gold frame with glazed reverse
Oval, 74mm. (2 15/16ins.) high

Footnotes

  • Henry, 4th son of 22 children borne by James Fitzgerald, 20th Earl of Kildare, 1st Duke of Leinster and Lady Emilia Mary (née Lennox) married 3 August 1791, Charlotte Boyle-Walsingham with whom he had three daughters, Cecilia, Olivia and Geraldine; and two sons, Henry and William, who became 22nd and 23rd Baron de Ros respectively.
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