Portrait of Anne, Countess of Chesterfield

Oil on canvas | 221 x 156.2cm | 1777-1778

Thomas Gainsborough

Anne Thistlewaite, the Countess of Chesterfield, appears lost in thought as she sits with her left arm resting on a plinth. Dense foliage furnishes a backdrop for her figure, while the right half of the painting provides a distant, unobstructed view ...
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