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Portrait of Cecelia Howard, the Artist's Daughter

George Howard (1843-1911)


Price
£4,500

Signed
Inscribed with title and dated 1885
Inscribed by the artist's daughter, 'Drawn by George Howard, given to Christina Wood by Aurea Macleod. 15 Feb [19]65'

Dimensions
14 x 10 ¼ inches

Provenance
Provenance: Aurea Howard; Christina Wood

Exhibited
'Chris Beetles Summer Show', Chris Beetles Gallery, 2019, No 39

The eighth of eleven children of George Howard and his wife, Rosalind, Lady Cecilia Howard (1868-1947) was aged 17 at the time that she sat for the present portrait. She inherited her parents’ passion for the Liberal Party and her father’s talent for art (the latter being suggested by the drawing board that she holds in her hand).


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