Mary Anne Samuell / oil portrait by Fortescue Hitchins

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Mary Anne Samuell / oil portrait by Fortescue Hitchins

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ML 1190

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n88lE58n

Mary Anne Samuell / oil portrait by Fortescue Hitchins

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Mary Anne Samuell / oil portrait by Fortescue Hitchins

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Mary Anne Samuell / oil portrait by Fortescue Hitchins

Author / Creator

Date

1855 - 1858 (dated by costume, and year Hitchins moved to Maitland))

Call Numbers

ML 1190

Record Identifier

n88lE58n

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Contents

1 painting - 91.5 x 71 cm (on stretcher) - oil on re-lined canvas, in plaster and gilt frame
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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright : Artist died before 1955

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Digitised

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Mary Anne Samuell / oil portrait by Fortescue Hitchins

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

Author / Creator

NOTES

General note

Attributed to Fortescue Hitchins after stylistic comparison, and similarities of the initial "F", with portrait of Maraina Smith at ML 684 (Mitchell Library). This portrait also relates closely to the portrait of her children "Emma, Harriet & Fanny" (ML 1199, Mitchell Library), which has also been attributed to Hitchins. This portrait first appeare...

Signature / Inscriptions

At bottom left, in red paint, is a near illegible monogram "F.[?]"

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Deutscher-Menzies Painting Sale, lot 263, 22 November 1998

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ML 1190

Record Identifier

n88lE58n

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153989

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