George Romney

Lady Romney



George Romney - Lady Romney

Literature

Charles Sterling, Maryan W. Ainsworth, Charles Talbot, Martha Wolff, Egbert Haverkamp-Begemann, Jonathan Brown, John Hayes, The Robert Lehman Collection, New York, Princeton, 1998, nr. 41


Provenance

commissioned in 1788 by the sitter's husband, Sir William Lemon, first baronet, Carclew, Cornwall
by descent through his youngest daughter, Caroline-Mathilda, to his grandson Lieutenant Colonel Arthur Tremayne (1827-1905), Carclew, 1882-1904 or later
with Lewis and Simmons, London, 1919
with Duveen Brothers, New York
Edward T. Stotesbury, Phildelphia, by 1932
Stotesbury sale, Parke-Bernet, New York, 18 November 1944, nr. 8
purchased by Robert Lehman at the Stotesbury sale in 1944

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 1975.1.235

Other works by George Romney


George Romney The Beaumont Family
The Beaumont Family
1777-9

George Romney Midshipman George Cumberland
Midshipman George Cumberland
c.1775-80

George Romney Portrait of a Woman, Said to Be Emily Bertie Pott
Portrait of a Woman, Said to Be Emily Bertie Pott

George Romney Mrs. Davenport
Mrs. Davenport
1782-84

George Romney
Lady Romney
mid- to late 1780s
127 x 101.6 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975