Artist unknown :[Mary Caroline Taylor, nee Fox, ca 1825]

Artist unknown :[Mary Caroline Taylor, nee Fox, ca 1825]
Date
1820 - 1829
By
Bates, Arthur Palmer, 1926-2002
Ref
NON-ATL-0137
Description

Half-length seated portrait of Mary Taylor, wife of Rev. Richard Taylor. Possibly a marriage portrait. She is shown as a young woman dressed in the style of the 1820s, with a dark low-cut dress with fitting top and full sheer sleeves. A vase of flowers is on a table alongside her left arm

The portrait appears to have been painted in England before Mary Taylor came out to New Zealand with her husband, Rev. Richard Taylor, in 1839

Mary Caroline Fox married Richard Taylor, 15 July 1829 at the joint parish of St Mary and St Benedict's, Huntingdon, England

Quantity: 1 photograph(s).

Physical Description: Photograph of oil on canvas

Provenance: Photograph donated by Mr A. P. Bates, Wanganui, 1960s? Location of original painting unknown

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Format
1 photograph(s), Works of art, Photographs, Portraits, Photograph of oil on canvas
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