Name: Mary Stewart
Birth: 1576 in Aubigny Sur Nerre, Cher, France
Death: 11 MAY 1644 in Cowgate, Edinburgh
FILE: /Ged Pics mstr/Stewart, Mary, Countess Mar, d1644.jpg
Title: Stewart, Mary, Countess Mar, d1644
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Change Date: 4 NOV 2011
There is a very similar etching to the one Harding, by Charles Kirkpatrick Sharpe, published in Etchings by Charles Kirkpatrick Sharpe, 1869.
Where is this portrait:
?It is my guess that this painting and the.. painting immediately preceding it in the sale ? John Erskine's second wife, Lady Mary Stewart were commissioned by Euphemia Erskine, ... Boswell's mother, to hang in Auchinleck House. Both paintings are the same size. The ... in my possession is a copy of the painting now in the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, which was given to the gallery by the ...
Jack A Bradner, Quebec, Canada.?
(Country life: Volume 172. 1982.)
Euphemia Erskine (abt 1718- 1766) was her g granddaughter, and was the mother of James Boswell the writer.
Death place from: ?The Honourable Henry Erskine: lord advocate for Scotland with notices of certain of his kinsfolk and of his time.? W. Blackwood & Sons, 1882. p21.
Father: Esme Stewart b: ABT 1542 in France
Mother: Catherine De Balsac b: in France
John Erskine b: 1558
- James Erskine
- Mary Erskine b: 1598