Attributed to Paul Sandby
Portrait of Maria Sandby, the Artist's Niece
Brush and brown wash, with touches of pink wash, over pencil, on paper.
7 3/4 x 4 15/16 inches (196 x 126 mm)
Purchased on the Fellows Fund.
Inscribed by the artist in pencil at lower right, "Miss Maria Sandby / now Mrs. Minchin".
On verso, inscribed in pencil, "W Sandby / at my death / E Honn...(?)".
William Sandby; J. Baskett, London.
Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Sixteenth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1969-1971. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1973, p. 120-121.
Sandby, William, former owner.
Baskett, John, former owner.