238.6 x 144.6cm stretcher; 264.1 x 172.0 x 9.0cm frame
Christie's London (England), 26 Mar 1976, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Christie's London, 26 March 1976
James Maitland, 7th Earl of Lauderdale (England, b.1718, d.1789), 1761-26 Mar 1976, England, Sat for in 1759, paid for 1761, £80 by the sitter. The painting passing to the heirs of the 7th Earl of Lauderdale. Sold Christies 26 March 1976
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