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Record NGA43

Archive reference number NGA43
Title

Catalogue de tableaux composant le cabinet de feu M. Quintin [Quentin] Craufurd

Date n.d.
Description

'Catalogue of paintings composing the Cabinet of the late Mr. Quintin [Quentin] Craufurd': Later typescript copy of a sale catalogue for Quintin Craufurd's picture collection, Paris 1820. The catalogue includes a biographical note on Craufurd. Also included in the file is a typescript biography of Quintin Crauford written by Lady Georgina Craufurd.

Record type Collection
Administrative history

Quintin Craufurd the younger (1743-1819) made his fortune in the service of the East India Company. Upon his return to Europe he settled in Paris where he amassed a large collection of paintings.

Custodial history

Most recently in the possession of Lady Georgina Anne Craufurd, a descendent of Quintin Craufurd, by whom it was donated to the National Gallery.

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