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This portrait, formerly thought to depict Lady Emma Hamilton, is in the UK Government Art Collection. Any thoughts regarding the sitter’s identity and artist attribution is appreciated – please use the ‘add a comment’ facility below. Zoom in on this picture on the GAC website.
The UK Government Art Collection is soon to begin a project to investigate 16 paintings purchased for the collection from the British Museum, of which this is one. However, any thoughts regarding the sitter or artist would be appreciated. Please use the ‘add a comment’ facility below to share your responses.