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Untitled (Portrait of Mrs Abington in the character of Miss Prue)

1777

James Roberts, the younger

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Title

Untitled (Portrait of Mrs Abington in the character of Miss Prue)

Date

1777

Description

Portrait of Mrs Abington in the character of Miss Prue, from William Congreve's 'Love for Love', study for Bell's British Theatre; whole-length, standing, with right arm to side and left arm held out, an open snuffbox in her hand, head tilted three-quarters to right, looking to front; in a pink dress with lace sleeves, lace apron, hat with a feather. 1777. Pen and ink with watercolour, on vellum pasted onto board.
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England

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