The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Maria Fagnani, 3rd Marchioness of Hertford
  • Miniature
  • Maria Fagnani, 3rd Marchioness of Hertford
  • Richard Cosway (1742 - 1821)
  • England
  • 1791
  • Painted on ivory
  • Image size: 7.6 x 6.3 cm
  • Signature: 'R.d. Cosway / R.A. / Primarius Pictor /Serenissimi Walliae / Principis / Pinxit / 1791' In ink
    Inscription: 'Maria Fagniani by Cosway 1791.' Engraved
    Credit line: Presented by The Art Fund
  • 2007.2
  • Reserve Vault 2
Commentary
History
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Further Reading
  • Probably Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford; Sir Richard Wallace; Lady Wallace; Sir John Murray Scott sale, Christie's, 24-26/06/1913, no.26; Arthur Tite; The Art Fund (£400); presented by The Art Fund to the Library of Hertford House, 1959