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Mrs Cosway 6B_PAL_1789_a Featured Gorgeous Georgians Image

Mrs Cosway 6B_PAL_1789_a

Schomberg House, 80-82 Pall Mall, London. An engraving showing the view from Mr Cosway's Breakfast-Room at Schomberg House, looking towards Westminster Abbey, with Mrs Cosway seated in the foreground. Richard Cosway (1742-1821) was a leading portrait painter, his wife Maria Cosway (1760-1838) was also an accomplished artist who exhibited at the Royal Academy of Arts. A note beneath the engraving records that the landscape was painted by William Hodges, RA, and the portrait was painted by Rd. Cosway. The whole was engraved by W. Birch, 1789. Coloured engraving from the Mayson Beeton Collection

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Hamilton - Montague family J940512 Featured Gorgeous Georgians Image

Hamilton - Montague family J940512

MARBLE HILL HOUSE, Richmond-Upon-Thames. "Portrait of John, 2nd Duke of Montague his Wife and their Younger Daughter" circa 1730 by Gawen HAMILTON (1698-1737). The Duke of Montague (1690-1749), was married to Mary Churchill, daughter of the first Duke of Marlborough, and their youngest daughter was Lady Mary Montague

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Gainsborough - Associate of the Prince of Wales K030528 Featured Gorgeous Georgians Image

Gainsborough - Associate of the Prince of Wales K030528

KENWOOD HOUSE, London: The Iveagh Bequest. An Associate of the Prince of Wales, ca. 1781, by Thomas Gainsborough. A Man in the Prince of Wales's Livery'. Oil on canvas 27 x 23 1/2 in. (68.6 x 59.7 cm). 88028786

© ¬†Historic England - please credit: Kenwood House, Historic England, Iveagh Bequest

Georgian, Painting