Madam Mary Kirk.
Sold by Alex: Brown at ye blew Balcony in little Queen Street. [n.d. c.1690.]
Mezzotint, very rare. 336 x 246mm. 13¼ x 9¾". Cut and laid on card.
Portrait, three-quarter length, seated; hair in curls, low dress, holding a wreath and a lamb; behind, a pillar and vegetation; in the background to the right, a landscape. Mary Kirk (17th century) was daughter of George Kirk and maid of honour to Catherine of Braganza. She married Sir Richard Vernon.
Ex Collection: R. Hobson of Hove. CS: 17, ii.
[Ref: 25538] £280.00