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Joshua Reynolds: Kitty Fisher
artist QS:P170,Q194402
Kitty Fisher
Object type painting
object_type QS:P31,Q3305213
The model, Kitty Fisher, wears a white silk dress, open at the throat. She sits in a high-backed blue velvet chair, the back of which hangs a small red curtain. Her hands are half-raised and open in front of her. Resting on the index finger of her right hand is a parrot, at which she is looking. The background of the painting is light grey.
Date between circa 1763 and circa 64
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q12321255,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 39 ″ (99 cm); Width: 30.5 ″ (77.4 cm)
dimensions QS:P2048,39U218593;P2049,30.5U218593
Bowood House, Wiltshire, United Kingdom
Object history Never been published in any form: the painting was first sold to Phillips in the Thomond sale (May 26, 1821) and by Christie's (May 9, 1846) to Farrer. It then passed into the Marquess of Lansdowne's collection at Bowood House.
  • Graves, Algernon; Cronin, William Vine () "Kitty Fisher" in A History of the Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds, P.R.A., Volume 1, London: Henry Graves and Company, pp. pp. 308–309 Retrieved on .
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