Joshua Reynolds

Portrait of Frances Clopton (Mrs John Partheriche), half length, in a blue silk dress trimmed with lace and a white shawl, with flowers in her bosom and hair



Joshua Reynolds - Portrait of Frances Clopton (Mrs John Partheriche), half length, in a blue silk dress trimmed with lace and a white shawl, with flowers in her bosom and hair



Joshua Reynolds
Portrait of Frances Clopton (Mrs John Partheriche), half length, in a blue silk dress trimmed with lace and a white shawl, with flowers in her bosom and hair
91.4 x 71.1 cm
Oil on canvas
Sale Bonhams, London, 4 July 2007


Related works

Pendant:

Joshua Reynolds - Portrait of John Partheriche of Alderminster, half length, in a brown velvet coat with a white lace cravat and cuffs, leaning on a marble ledge before a green damask curtain
Joshua Reynolds
Portrait of John Partheriche of Alderminster, half length, in a brown velvet coat with a white lace cravat and cuffs, leaning on a marble ledge before a green damask curtain

Provenance

The sitter, John Partheriche, 1758
Presumably by descent to his wife’s heir, Charles Boothby Skrymshire
C.A. Barton
His Sale, Christie’s, London, 3 May, 1902, nr. 93 (as 'Mr. Patherick', whence acquired by Mr. Wallis of the French Gallery)
French Gallery, London, 1902
Probably W. Scott & Sons, Montreal
George Cox and by descent to his son, H.C. Cox by 1909
Gifted by H.C. Cox to the Art Gallery of Toronto, 1948
Sale Bonhams, London, 4 July 2007, nr. 88

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