Henry William Greville (1801-1872)

John Jackson, RA (Lastingham, Yorks 1778 – London 1831)
National Trust Inventory Number 1129198

Category Paintings
Date circa 1830
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 740 x 620 mm
Place of origin
Collection Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire, Midlands, National Trust

Henry William Greville was the third son of Charles Greville and Lady Charlotte Cavendish-Bentinck (d.1862), daughter of William HenryCavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland (1738-1809). He was born 28 October, 1801, and died unmarried, on 12 December, 1872. His brother was the diarist, Charles Greville, whose Leaves from a Diary was published after his death.

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Henry William Greville (1801-1872) by John Jackson RA (Lastingham, Yorks 1778 – London 1831), circa 1830. A half-length portrait of a young man, facing, head glancing and turned slightly to the right, wearing black coat and white waistcoat. The sitter was the third son of Charles Greville and Lady Charlotte Cavendish-Bentinck (d.1862), daughter of William Henry Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland (1738-1809). He was born 28 October, 1801; died unmarried, 12 December, 1872. Brother of Charles Greville, the diarist.

Provenance

1845 Handbook;

Makers and roles

John Jackson, RA (Lastingham, Yorks 1778 – London 1831), artist

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