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Clement Burlison (1815 - 1899)

Lot 934: Clement Burlison (1815-1899 British), an oil

Mitchells

June 25, 2010
Cockermouth, United Kingdom

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Clement Burlison (1815-1899 British), an oil painting on canvas, portrait of Richard Hetherington Esq. President of The Virgin Islands". 29 ins x 24 ins, in ornate giltwood frame, bearing various labels verso. "Richard Hetherington Esq. President of The Virgin Islands and of The Hill Burton in Lonsdale, Yorkshire. Born 1740died 1821". "The original of the picture is in the possession of his grandson Charles Richard Robinson Esq. J.P of Brettonby Manor, Yorkshire". "The original is now at Great Chesterfield House, Great Chesterfield, Essex and belongs to Mrs G.G. grand-daughters the Misses E.M.S. and L.P. Robinson of Hinxton and is believed by them to be by Romney 30th January 1953". The portrait is inscribed itself "A copy by C. Burlison 1872 from a portrait by Parkinson 1761 (see illustration).

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June 25, 2010, 10:00 AM GMT

Cockermouth, United Kingdom