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Catherine Andras
1775–1860

Mrs Rose Bruce of Dublin

Full screen

Medium
Wax, set in the original shadow box
Size
7 ⅛ × inches · 180 × mm
Notes
With an extensive inscription of 1807 by the sitter’s son, Robert Bruce, including: ‘This  effigy  was  model'd  from  the  life  in  1799  while  she was  on  a  visit  to  her  Son,  Robert  in  Bristol,  by  Catherine Andrews, now of  London.  Robert Bruce 1807.’
Sculpted 1799
Collections
  • Robert Bruce, Bristol, 1800; 
  • Private collection to 2015. 
Exhibitions
  • Possibly, London, Royal Academy, 1800, no. 805, (‘A lady in wax’).

Yale Center for British Art, New Haven