Anna Maria Shepherd, Mrs Charles Runnington (d. before 1783)

attributed to Thomas Beach (Milton Abbas 1738 – Dorchester 1806)
National Trust Inventory Number 1430484

Category Paintings
Date 1758 - 1783
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 760 x 640 mm
Place of origin
Collection Chastleton House, Oxfordshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Chastleton House, Oxfordshire, London and South East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Anna Maria Shepherd, Mrs Charles Runnington (d. before 1783), attributed to Thomas Beach (Milton Abbas 1738 – Dorchester 1806). Half-length portrait of a woman, turned slightly to the left, gazing to the left, her chin leaning on her fingers of her right hand, dark brown hair dressed high with a lace headdress, wearing a mauve dress with a white lace fichu.

Provenance

Purchased by National Trust in 1992

Credit line

Chastleton House, The Whitmore-Jones Collection (acquired by the National Heritage Memorial Fund and transferred to the National Trust in 1991)

Makers and roles

attributed to Thomas Beach (Milton Abbas 1738 – Dorchester 1806), artist
previously catalogued as circle of Sir Joshua Reynolds PRA (Plympton 1723 - London 1792), artist

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Periods 18th century (85299)
Maker Thomas Beach (Milton Abbas 1738 – Dorchester 1806) (22)
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Record Status

Enhanced

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