Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: Sarah Siddons

Digital Image File Name: 
Source Call Number: 
Source Title: 
Sarah Siddons
Image Details: 
from a 4x5 color transparency
Source Created or Published: 
after 1785
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
Title (Hamnet): 
Sarah Siddons [graphic]. after Thomas Gainsborough.
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
After 1785.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
1 painting : oil on canvas ; 30 x 24 7/8 in. (76.1 x 63.2 cm.)
Subject (Hamnet): 
Siddons, Sarah, 1755-1831 -- Portraits.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Portrait paintings. gmgpc
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899, former owner.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Conserved 19320000 lined by Finlayson
Notes (Hamnet): 
Conserved 19850000 last restored. The surface contained extensive repaint, some of which was removed and replaced with new inpainting at that time
Notes (Hamnet): 
Daly sale, Anderson Galleries, Continuation of Anderson Auction Company, Madison Ave. at 40th St., New York [1915]; 489 Park Ave. at 59th St. [1917]; from September 1929 combined with American Art Association, 27 November 1912, lot 62, Smith acting as agent.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Exhibited: Washington, D.C., Folger Shakespeare Library, "The Kemble Family: A Theatrical Dynasty," April-October 1985.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Original painting: Oil on canvas, 49 3/4 x 39 1/4 in., perhaps begun 1783, finished 1785 and exhibited at the Royal Academy, now in the National Gallery, London.
Notes (Hamnet): 
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Notes (Hamnet): 
Title from Pressly.
Provenance (Hamnet): 
Provenance: Collection of Augustin Daly (on exhibit in Daly's Theatre in New York)
Citations (Hamnet): 
Pressly, W.L. Paintings in the Folger Shakespeare Library, 110
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