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Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne

Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne, by Edmund Thomas Parris, 1838 -NPG 1383 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Early Victorian Portraits Catalogue

Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne

by Edmund Thomas Parris
11 1/8 in. x 8 1/4 in. (282 mm x 210 mm)
NPG 1383

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Signed, inscribed and dated (bottom left): The Ms Nob The Marqs of Lansdown [sic]/ETP. Grafton St Decr 1838 -

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This is a study for Parris' painting of the 'Coronation of Queen Victoria', engraved by C. E. Wagstaff and T. Higham, published 1840 (example in British Museum). A study of the Duke of Wellington for the same picture was also offered but declined.

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W. Walker, purchased from him, 1904.

This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Ormond, Early Victorian Portraits, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1973, 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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