National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of The Frankland Sisters John Hoppner (artist)
British, 1758 - 1810
The Frankland Sisters, 1795
oil on canvas
overall: 155 x 125 cm (61 x 49 3/16 in.) framed: 182.2 x 151.8 cm (71 3/4 x 59 3/4 in.)
Andrew W. Mellon Collection
1937.1.111
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From the Tour: British and American Grand Manner Portraits of the 1700s
Object 6 of 12

1795St. James's Chronicle, 5-7 May 1795.
1795Morning Post, 27 May 1795.
1909McKay, William and William Roberts. John Hoppner, R.A.. London, 1909: vii, 87-88, repro. opp. 86; Supplement, 1914.
1910Catalogue of Pictures in the Tennant Gallery 34 Queen Anne's Gate, S.W.. London, n.d. [c.1910]: 7, 19, color frontispiece.
1937Cortissoz, Royal. An Introduction to the Mellon Collection. Boston, 1937: repro. opposite page 44
1941Preliminary Catalogue of Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1941: 100, no. 111.
1942Book of Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 241, repro. 16.
1949Paintings and Sculpture from the Mellon Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1949 (reprinted 1953 and 1958): 121, repro.
1965Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 69
1968European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 61, repro.
1971Dugdale, James. "Sir Charles Tennant: the Story of a Victorian Collector." The Connoisseur 178 (1971): 2, color repro., 6, 12.
1975Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. New York, 1975: no. 521, color repro.
1975European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 178, repro.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 365, no. 514, color repro.
1985European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 206, repro.
1991Wilson, John Human. "The Life and Art of John Hoppner (1758-1810)." Ph.D. diss., Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London, 1991.
1991Kopper, Philip. America's National Gallery of Art: A Gift to the Nation. New York, 1991: 68, 89, color repro.
1992Hayes, John. British Paintings of the Sixteenth through Nineteenth Centuries. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 1992: 134-136, color repro. 135.

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