View full screen - View 1 of Lot 203. A group portrait of Lady Honora Elizabeth Hester Lambart (1784-1856), Lady Sophia Augusta Lambart (1787-1798), Lady Alicia Margaretta Hockmore Lambart (1785-1818) and their dog.
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John Downman, A.R.A.

A group portrait of Lady Honora Elizabeth Hester Lambart (1784-1856), Lady Sophia Augusta Lambart (1787-1798), Lady Alicia Margaretta Hockmore Lambart (1785-1818) and their dog

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 GBP

John Downman, A.R.A.

John Downman, A.R.A.

A group portrait of Lady Honora Elizabeth Hester Lambart (1784-1856), Lady Sophia Augusta Lambart (1787-1798), Lady Alicia Margaretta Hockmore Lambart (1785-1818) and their dog

A group portrait of Lady Honora Elizabeth Hester Lambart (1784-1856), Lady Sophia Augusta Lambart (1787-1798), Lady Alicia Margaretta Hockmore Lambart (1785-1818) and their dog

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 GBP

John Downman, A.R.A.

Ruabon, N. Wales 1750 - 1824 Wrexham

A group portrait of Lady Honora Elizabeth Hester Lambart (1784-1856), Lady Sophia Augusta Lambart (1787-1798), Lady Alicia Margaretta Hockmore Lambart (1785-1818) and their dog


Black chalk and stump with watercolour

487 by 416 mm.

The medium is generally well preserved. The paper has yellowed a little with time. The corners of the sheet have been cut. The work is laid down onto musuem quality backing board.


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Sale, De Muizon, 1 October 2001, lot 21;
with Judy and Brian Harden Portrait Miniatures
G.C. Williamson; John Downman, his life and works, 1907, listed in sketch books ‘Third Series / Volume the third), no. 9 (‘The Three daughters of the Earl of Cavan, 1788, in a group); ill.p.36 (the sketches for the present work)
London, Philip Mould & Company, Downman In Vogue, 2020
In this ambitious and large work Downman depicts the three daughters of General Richard Ford, 7th Cavan (1763-1837) and his first wife Honora Margaetta Lambart, née Gould (d. 1813).  

For further information on John Downman plesae see lot 204.