Circa 1750 England
18th Century Reverse Glass Print of Elizabeth Gunning, Duchess of Hamilton
1 in stock
Height 16 1/2 inches (42 cm)
Width 12 1/2 inches (32 cm)
Depth 1 inch (2.5 cm)
An eighteenth century reverse glass print of Elizabeth Gunning, Duchess of Hamilton (1733-1790)
An eighteenth century reverse glass print by Richard Houston after the painting by Gavin Hamilton depicting Elizabeth Gunning, Duchess of Hamilton (1733-1790). A celebrated society beauty, she was the second of the three famous Gunning sisters. She married firstly James, Duke of Hamilton, surreptitiously. Her second marriage was to John, Duke of Argyll.
Held in an ebonised and gilded carved wood frame. Dimensions refer to outer size of frame.