Item 001/91 - Mother Grant III by James Warren Childe

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GB 2014 WS-03-PIC-001/91


Mother Grant III by James Warren Childe


  • Early 19th Century (Creation)

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1 item, Ivory

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Bears resemblance to Mother Grant III (PIC.0001.90) and is by the same artist. Presumably painted for the family. Bought from Mrs. Stewart (with other Grant miniatures etc.) who was a niece of Mrs. Wakefield whose Gt. Aunt was Maria Grant (Mrs. Dixon)

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Miniature on bone or ivory; half-length portrait of a young woman, turned to the right; she wears a white dress and a red wrap; her hair is brown and curly. Inscription on back by Lawrence Tanner: 'This is a member of the Grant family of Westminster School ? 1967'

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Access to collection items is granted to bona-fide researchers, by prior appointment, subject to the overriding provisions of relevant legislation, including Data Protection.

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A reprographics service is available to researchers subject to the access restrictions outlined above. Copying will not be undertaken if there is any risk of damage to the item. Copies are supplied in accordance with Westminster School

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3" x 2.5"

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Westminster School Archive

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  • English


  • Latin


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