Allan Ramsay - Lady Johnstone of Westerhall (provenance details attached to reverse of picture)
Lot 8
Allan Ramsay (Scottish, 1713-1784) Barbara, Lady Johnstone of Westerhall, in a blue grey dress
Sold for £21,600 (US$ 36,305) inc. premium
Auction Details
Fine Paintings Edinburgh
7 Dec 2010 14:00 GMT

Auction 18000
Allan Ramsay (Scottish, 1713-1784) Barbara, Lady Johnstone of Westerhall, in a blue grey dress
Lot Details
Allan Ramsay (Scottish, 1713-1784)
Barbara, Lady Johnstone of Westerhall, in a blue grey dress
signed 'A Ramsay' and dated 1748 (lower right)
oil on canvas, feigned oval
69 x 57.5cm (27 3/16 x 22 5/8in).

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE: By family descent to Sir Frederic Johnstone, Eighth Baronet;
    Aitken Dott, from whom bought in 1940;
    Lord Whitburgh, and by descent;
    LITERATURE: Smart/Ingamells, 'Allan Ramsay, A Complete Catalogue of his Paintings' New Haven, 1999, ill no 142, p 252
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