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William Scott, Baron Stowell

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William Scott, Baron Stowell, by George Dance, 1803 -NPG 1156 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Regency Portraits Catalogue

William Scott, Baron Stowell

by George Dance
1803
10 in. x 7 1/2 in. (254 mm x 191 mm)
NPG 1156

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Signed and dated lower right: Geo: Dance/Jany 18th 1803.

Physical descriptionback to top

Profile to left.

Provenanceback to top

Dance family possession until sold by the Rev George Dance, the artist's grandson, Christie's, 1 July 1898 (122) among a large collection of Dance drawings, bought Colnaghi for the NPG.

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Soft-ground etching (in reverse) by William Daniell published 1 April 1809 in vol.I of Dance's Collection of Portraits.


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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