An image of Margaret Oxenden

Joseph Wright of Derby

(England 03 Sep 1734 – 29 Aug 1797)

Margaret Oxenden

Other titles:
Margaret, Lady Oxenden, Lady Oxenden
Location
15th–19th c European art
Year
circa 1757-circa 1759
Media
Painting
Medium
oil on canvas
Dimensions
126.3 x 102.0 cm stretcher; 151.7 x 127.0 x 7.5 cm frame
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Purchased 1952
Accession number
8698
Provenance
Oxenden family, England
William Randolph Hearst, California/United States of America, dates unknown
Agnew's, London, London/England, dates unknown
Countess of Strafford, pre 20 Nov 1931, England, Sold by the executors of Cora, Countess of Strafford, deceased at Christie's London, 20 November 1931, lot 41, 'The Property of Lady Capel Cure', £220 10s to 'AM' on behalf of a private client.
Private Collection, 20 Nov 1931-20 Jul 1934, England, Purchased at Christies London, 20 November 1931, lot no. 41 'The Property of Lady Capel Cure' £220. Sold Christie’s London, 20 July 1934, lot 14, £220 10s to Permain (art dealer), 'from the Collection of Lady Capel Cure'.
Permain, post 20 Jul 1934, [dealer] Purchased at Christies London, 20 July 1934, lot no. 14, 230gns
Source unknown, pre 1952, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW in London 1952.