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Portrait of Two Young Women Associated with the Ingleby Family of Valentines Mansion, Essex

Photo credit: Redbridge Museum

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This painting has a label at the back which reads ‘Marianne and Fanny, daughters of Robert Ingleby’ and cousins of Clement M. Ingleby. The lineage of the Ingleby family shows that a Rupert Ingleby (son of William Ingleby) had two daughters, Marianne and Fanny, both born in the 1830s. However, the costume worn by the two subjects is much earlier, probably mid-eighteenth century and so the identity of these two young women remains a mystery.

Valentines Mansion

London

  • Date

    mid-18th C

  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    95 x 112 cm

  • Accession number

    1997.1059

  • Acquisition method

    donated to Ilford Borough Council, 1957; transferred

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Valentines Mansion

Valentines Mansion Emerson Road Ilford, London, Greater London IG1 4XA England

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