Lady Louisa Kerr, A silhouette of Lady Anne Dufferin (née Foster) (d.1865), profile to the right, seated holding a flower, a house in the background

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Lot 26
Lady Louisa Kerr, A silhouette of Lady Anne Dufferin (née Foster) (d.1865), profile to the right, seated holding a flower, a house in the background

Sold for £ 1,440 (US$ 1,980) inc. premium
Lady Louisa Kerr (British, fl.1825-1868)
A silhouette of Lady Anne Dufferin (née Foster) (d.1865), profile to the right, seated holding a flower, a house in the background.
Cut-out on card against a watercolour background, signed on obverse and dated L L Kerr fecit. Glenghana/Sept 30. 1852 and inscribed Anna Foster/ Lady Dufferin, maple frame with gilded inner border.
Rectangular, 310mm (12 3/16in) high

Footnotes

  • Anna was the only surviving daughter of John Foster (1740-1828), last Speaker of the Irish House of Commons. She married Sir James Stevenson Blackwood of Clandeboye, Co. Down, later 2nd Baron Dufferin, in 1799, and died at a very advanced age in 1865.
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