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Title: Alex[ander] McCrae Esqre Mordaunt Estate Island of Jamaica May 8th 1798

Creator: Unknown

Location repository: State Library of Victoria

Repository work id number: H89.181/10

Title type: inscribed

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Descriptive note: Gilt wood frame. Wood panel. Part of the Cowper bequest. Not signed. Posthumous portrait. Bequest of Lady Cowper, 1988


Earliest date: 1798

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Inscriptions: Title and date inscribed in black ink l.r.: "1798" Bears label and inscription on verso: "Our Great Grandfather / Alexnader McCrae / of Mordaunt Estate / Island of Jamaica / A.D. 1798 / (in black ink in Lady Cowper's hand); Son of William McCrae and / Thomasine Gordon of Carleton / Born 1745 (in red ink in an earlier hand)" Additional inscriptions in black ink over a red printed paper label, signed l.r.: "G[eorge] G[ordon] McC".

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Language: English

Latest date: 1798

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Materials techniques: oil

Materials techniques 2: panel

Measurements: 20.4 x 16.7 In frame: 35.0 x 30.5 cm

Object work type: painting


Record source: SLV Catalogue (online)

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