Called Lord Burleigh (copy after) (just possibly Robert Bruce (1795 - 1864), claimant to the Barony of Burleigh)

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 1319339

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1820 - 1829
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 737 x 610 mm (29 x 24 in)
Place of origin United Kingdom
Collection Sunnycroft, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Called Lord Burleigh, (just possibly Robert Bruce (1795 - 1864), claimant to the Barony of Burleigh), British (English) School, 1820s. A head-and-shoulders portrait, copy of original, of a young man, known as LORD BURLEIGH, in the guise of a poet.


Bequeathed to National Trust with Sunnycroft and its contents by Miss Joan Lander (1916 – 1997)

Marks and inscriptions

Foster (written on stretcher (reference to Foster-Greenwood branch of family, now in S.Africa).

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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