An Unknown Gentleman

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 1401282

Category Paintings
Date circa 1800
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 635 mm (Width)
Place of origin
Collection Felbrigg, Norfolk (Accredited Museum)
On show at Felbrigg, Norfolk, East of England, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, An Unknown Gentleman, by British (English) School, circa 1800. A half-length portrait of a man turned to the right, gazing at the spectator, wearing a grey coat with a velvet collar and a white shirt with cravat. Rosy cheeks and receding hair line. Background of red curtain.

Provenance

Part of the Windham Collection. The hall and contents were bequeathed to the National Trust in 1969 by Robert Wyndham Ketton-Cremer (1906-1969).

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist
manner of John Hoppner, RA (London 1758 – London 1810), artist

Related items

Place of origin
Materials Canvas (10031)
Category Paintings (12631)
Collection Felbrigg, Norfolk (Accredited Museum) (14021)
Periods 18th century (85452)
Maker British (English) School (3756)
John Hoppner, RA (London 1758 – London 1810) (103)
Subjects
Object Type Oil painting (11982)

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