An image of James Maitland, 7th Earl of Lauderdale

Sir Joshua Reynolds

(England 16 Jul 1723 – 23 Feb 1792)

James Maitland, 7th Earl of Lauderdale

Location
Not on display
Year
1759-1760
Media
Painting
Medium
oil on canvas
Dimensions
239 x 148.5 cm stretcher; 263.5 x 172.0 x 9.0 cm frame
Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., black "... 1753 Sir Joshua Reynolds...".

Credit
Purchased with an anonymous gift fund for an 18th century portrait 1976
Accession number
8.1977
Provenance
James Maitland, 7th Earl of Lauderdale, 1761-26 Mar 1976, England, Painted for James Maitland, 7th Earl of Lauderdale (1718–89), Thirlestane Castle, Lauder, Berwickshire, Scotland, 1759–60 (delivered probably in 1761); by descent to Ian Colin Maitland, 15th Earl of Lauderdale (1891–1953); by inheritance to his widow Ethel Mary Maitland, Dowager Countess of Lauderdale (1891–1970); by descent to her grandson, the Hon Gerald Edward Ian Maitland-Carew (b 1941); sold by him Christie's London, 26 Mar 1976, no 101.
Christie's London, 26 Mar 1976, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Christie's London, 26 March 1976, no 101.