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Two Classical Landscapes with Fishermen, Shepherds and Animals, by Elizabeth Chaplin & Sophia Chaplin.

Pen and grey ink and grey washes with wash line border, each 23.5 x 30.5cm.

One signed ‘Sophia Chaplin J…’, the other signed and dated ‘Elizabeth Chaplin Feby ye: 4d/1775 Chaplin.’

Lady Elizabeth Chaplin, née Cecil (1729-1813) was a daughter of Brownlow, 8th Earl of Exeter (1701-1754), and his wife Hannah Sophia and a favourite sister of Brownow, the 9th Earl (1725-1793).

She married John Chaplin of Blankney, Lincs. in 1757. Sophia Chaplin was her husband’s niece.


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