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Richard Gibson
PORTRAIT OF ROBERT LEIGH, LATER LEIGH-COLCLOUGH (D. 1694), CIRCA 1665
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Richard Gibson
PORTRAIT OF ROBERT LEIGH, LATER LEIGH-COLCLOUGH (D. 1694), CIRCA 1665
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Richard Gibson
CUMBERLAND ? 1615 - 1690 LONDON
PORTRAIT OF ROBERT LEIGH, LATER LEIGH-COLCLOUGH (D. 1694), CIRCA 1665
Watercolour and bodycolour on vellum, gold frame, engraved on the reverse with monogram
72 by 57 mm.
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Provenance

Sale, London, Sotheby's, 9 June 1986, lot 119

Catalogue Note

The sitter, born Robert Leigh, married Margaret Colclough, daughter of Sir Caesar Colclough, 2nd Bt., on 1 October 1673, thereafter he took the name Leigh-Colclough. He lived at Rosegarland, County Wexford, Ireland. The cypher on the reverse of this miniature, RL, indicates that the portrait was taken before his marriage.

The Pohl-Ströher Collection of Portrait Miniatures Part II

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