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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.

Exhibition History
2004
Pastels of the Eighteenth Century: Recent Acquisitions, NGA, 2004, no cat.
Bibliography
n.d.
Neil Jeffares, "John Russell." Dictionary of pastellists before 1800. London, 2006; online edition [http://www.pastellists.com/Articles/Russell4.pdf], accessed 6 July 2018: no. J.64.304.
1894
Williamson, G.C. John Russell, R.A.. London, 1894: p. 160
2006
Jeffares, Neil. Dictionary of Pastellists before 1800. London, 2006: 470