Andrew Robertson M.A., Miss Fanny Shepherd, wearing green dress with white lace collar and gauze fill-in, gem set gold cross on a gold chain pinned at her corsage and large white silk, gauze and lace hat, curtain and landscape background

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Andrew Robertson M.A., Miss Fanny Shepherd, wearing green dress with white lace collar and gauze fill-in, gem set gold cross on a gold chain pinned at her corsage and large white silk, gauze and lace hat, curtain and landscape background

£ 800 - 1,200
US$ 1,100 - 1,700
Andrew Robertson M.A. (Scottish, 1777-1845)
Miss Fanny Shepherd, wearing green dress with white lace collar and gauze fill-in, gem set gold cross on a gold chain pinned at her corsage and large white silk, gauze and lace hat, curtain and landscape background.
signed on obverse with monogram and dated AR 1832, set in a leather travelling case with ormolu slip.
Rectangular, 98mm (3 7/8in) high

Provenance: By family descent

Exhibited: Royal Academy, London, 1833, no.852

Footnotes

  • Fanny Shepherd was the daughter of the Rev. J Shepherd of Kent, Rector of Paddington, London. The present portrait descended through the family of her sister Isabella, wife of the Very Rev'd. Arthur John Preston.
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