William Hogarth

The Wedding of Stephen Beckingham and Mary Cox



William Hogarth - The Wedding of Stephen Beckingham and Mary Cox

Literature

Katharine Baetjer, British paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1575-1875, New York; New Haven and London, 2009, nr. 19


Provenance

the sitter, Stephen Beckingham, London and Bourne Place, Bishopsbourne, Kent, until died 1756
his son, Stephen Beckingham, Bourne Place, London, and Ivy House, Hampton Court, 1756–died 1813
his daughter, the Hon. Dorothy Charlotte Montagu, 1813–died 1821
Elizabeth Catherine (Beckingham) Gregory, 1821–died 1833
by descent to Herbert William Deedes, Sandling Park and Saltwood Castle, near Hythe, Kent, 1891–at least 1916, sold to Carstairs
with James Carstairs, London, by 1930–36, sold to Knoedler
with Knoedler, New York, 1936, sold to MMA

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 36.111

Other works by William Hogarth


William Hogarth The March to Finchley
The March to Finchley
1749-50

William Hogarth Miss Mary Edwards
Miss Mary Edwards
1742

William Hogarth The Painter and his Pug
The Painter and his Pug
1745

William Hogarth Shrimp Girl
Shrimp Girl
c. 1740

William Hogarth
The Wedding of Stephen Beckingham and Mary Cox
1729
128.3 x 102.9 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated, lower left: Nuptić:S:tBeckingham:Arr / June:9:th 1729: W:m:Hogarth:pinxt:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Marquand Fund, 1936