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Title

John Spottiswoode of Spottiswoode

circa 1820


Artist

Sir Henry Raeburn

Scotland

04 Mar 1756 - 08 Jul 1823


Details


Other Title

John Spottiswoode of Spottiswoode (1780-1866)


Date

circa 1820


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

128.6 x 102.7 cm canvas; 151.5 x 126.0 x 10.2 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased with the William and Mary Farnsworth gift fund 1971


Accession number

54.1971


Artist information

Sir Henry Raeburn

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


John Spottiswoode of Spottiswoode, circa 1820, Gordon/Berwickshire/Scotland, By inheritance to his daughter Alicia Anne, Lady John Scott Spottiswoode (d 1900). By inheritance to her great nephew John Roderick Charles Herbert-Spottiswoode (1882-1946). Sold by him Sotheby's, London, 14 June 1933, no 84.

John Roderick Charles Herbert-Spottiswoode, pre 14 Jun 1933, London/England, Sold by him at Sotheby's London, 14 June 1933, no 84.

Leggatt Bros., London, 14 Jun 1933-pre 1971, London/England, Purchased at Sotheby's London, 14 June 1933 for ₤320. Possibly Lord Bruntisfield; again with Leggatt Bros, London, by 1971.

William and Mary Farnsworth, 1971, Australia, Gift of William and Mary Farnsworth 1971


Referenced in 7 publications

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