Henrietta Howard (née Hobart), Countess of Suffolk

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Henrietta Howard (née Hobart), Countess of Suffolk, attributed to John Harris, after a painting attributed to  Thomas Gibson, (circa 1715-1725) - NPG 2451 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Henrietta Howard (née Hobart), Countess of Suffolk

attributed to John Harris, after a painting attributed to Thomas Gibson
watercolour, (circa 1715-1725)
8 in. x 6 1/2 in. (203 mm x 165 mm)
Purchased, 1930
Primary Collection
NPG 2451


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  • Thomas Gibson (circa 1680-1751), Portrait painter. Artist associated with 62 portraits.
  • John Harris (circa 1792-1873). Artist associated with 4 portraits.

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The portrait is an early 19th century copy taken from the whole length painting at Blickling Hall in Norfolk, her father's family seat. The sitter is dressed in what is probably a masquerade costume. More detailed information on this portrait is available in a National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue, John Kerslake's Early Georgian Portraits (1977, out of print).

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