Lot 147
Property from the Mariska P. Marker Trust

Walter Stephens Lethbridge (British 1771-1831)
Portrait of Harriett Phillips Penlerrick
Unsigned and dated on verso 1826
Watercolor on ivory. Verso with applied note, Harriett: Phillips Penlerrick./ better known as "Miss H: Phillips" of the / Theatres Royal- Norwich-York-/ Bath and Brighton./ Married Theodossius Purland/ January 24: 1829: Died May 29, 1852/ Buried in Highgate Cemetery/ Grave No. 4675./ One of the best; if not the best/ woman that ever lived./ T. Purland Vertical crack and cupping to right side.
Sight size: 8-1/2 x 6-1/4 in (21.6 x 15.9 cm)
Estimate $800-1,200


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Sold for $475