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Mary Ann Harding

Mary Ann Harding, by Silvester (Sylvester) Harding, 1803 -NPG 4615a - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Mary Ann Harding

by Silvester (Sylvester) Harding
3 1/8 in. x 2 1/2 in. (79 mm x 64 mm) oval
NPG 4615a

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Inscribed on verso: Mary the wife of G. P. Harding/Painted by S. Harding/June 1st 1803.

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Head and shoulders to left in dark purple dress, fur cape, blue scarf, white ruff collar, yellow straw bonnet with white ribbon, amethyst and amber ear-rings, fair hair in ringlets, pale blue eyes; light brown shaded background.

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As for NPG 4615.

This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Walker, Regency Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, 1985, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.


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