George Romney

Lady Romney

George Romney - Lady Romney

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


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


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

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George Romney Self-portrait of the artist
Self-portrait of the artist

George Romney Miss Willoughby
Miss Willoughby

George Romney Mrs. Davenport
Mrs. Davenport

George Romney Miss Mary Finch-Hatton
Miss Mary Finch-Hatton

George Romney Mrs. Bryan Cooke
Mrs. Bryan Cooke