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A Pedigree of Walpole

sheet: 18 1/8 x 23 7/16 in. (46 x 59.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: In black ink, in Horace Walpole's hand: "Laura Waldegrave married her cousin....Chewton...Hester Frances Bellingham"
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