Inscription

center left in graphite: Russell RA. Pinxt / 1794

Provenance

By descent in the sitter's family to Reverend Henry Eliot Delmé-Radcliffe, Marlborough. (sale, Christie's, London, 9 November 1993, no. 5); purchased 1993 by NGA.

Bibliography
1894
Williamson, G.C. John Russell, R.A.. London, 1894: p. 160
2006
Jeffares, Neil. Dictionary of Pastellists before 1800. London, 2006: 470