Margaret, Lady Oxenden
circa 1755-circa 1756
oil on canvas
126.2 x 102.0 cm stretcher; 151.7 x 127.0 x 7.5 cm frame
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Oxenden family, England
William Randolph Hearst, California/United States of America, dates unknown
Agnew's, London, London/England, dates unknown
Countess of Strafford, pre 20 Nov 1931, England, Sold by the executors of Cora, Countess of Strafford, deceased at Christie's London, 20 November 1931, lot 41, 'The Property of Lady Capel Cure', £220 10s to 'AM' on behalf of a private client.
Private Collection, 20 Nov 1931-20 Jul 1934, England, Purchased at Christies London, 20 November 1931, lot no. 41 'The Property of Lady Capel Cure' £220. Sold Christie’s London, 20 July 1934, lot 14, £220 10s to Permain (art dealer), 'from the Collection of Lady Capel Cure'.
Permain, post 20 Jul 1934, [dealer] Purchased at Christies London, 20 July 1934, lot no. 14, 230gns
Source unknown, pre 1952, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW in London 1952.
Referenced in 4 publications
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 91 (illus.).
Peter Tomory and Robert Gaston, European Paintings before 1800 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1989, 30 (illus.). no. 64
Editor Unknown (Editor), The Connoisseur, London, Jun 1936, 309.
Editor Unknown (Editor), The Connoisseur, Period Guide - Early Georgian, London. pl 26c as c1750