Miss Foord wearing  a white dress trimmed with brown ribbon
Miss Foord wearing  a white dress trimmed with brown ribbon

HUGH DOUGLAS HAMILTON (c.1736-1808)

Miss Foord wearing a white dress trimmed with brown ribbon

1785 United Kingdom

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Miss Foord wearing a white dress trimmed with brown ribbon and lace veil in her upswept hair

Hamilton was born in Dublin moving to London in 1764 where apart from some history paintings and portraits in oils, he specialised in small oval pastel portraits for which he charged nine guineas. He exhibited at the Free Society and at the Society of Artists.

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Christie's, London, 1st June, 1928, 16 gns to Willis
Christie's, London 22 March 1988, lot 15
Neil Jeffares, Dictionary of pastellists before 1800, online edition p.9
Dimensions
Height 23.00 inch (58.42 cm)
Width 19.00 inch (48.26 cm)
Stock Code
2513
Medium
pastel on card
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