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Artist unknown :[Mrs Gideon Mantell. 1850s?]

Reference Number: G-672

Three-quarter length seated portrait of Mary Ann Mantell (nee Woodhouse) wife of paleontologist Gideon Mantell. She is dressed in black satin, suggesting mourning, possibly for her daughter Hannah. Her apparent age in the portrait suggests a date of at least the 1850s and possibly the 1860s. She is shown with white hair, a lace cap and collar and her hands crossed in her lap, holding a pair of spectacles

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Portraits and Oil paintings, related to Hon Walter Baldock Durrant Mantell, Mary Ann Mantell, Women, Mourning clothing and dress, Clothing and dress and Eyeglasses.

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Artist unknown :[Mrs Gideon Mantell. 1850s?], Reference Number G-672 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 oil(s)Oil on canvas, 900 x 690 mm. Vertical imageSingle art work

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Other copies available: File PrintIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-003974)

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