An Unknown Boy in a Black Top-hat with a Dog

style of Sir William Beechey RA (Burford 1753 – Hampstead 1839)
National Trust Inventory Number 1507738

Category Paintings
Date 1775 - 1839
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 749 x 622 mm (29 1/2 x 24 1/2 in)
Place of origin
Collection Dorneywood House and Gardens, Buckinghamshire
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, An Unknown Boy in a Black Top-hat with a Dog, style of Sir William Beechey RA (Burford 1753 – Hampstead 1839). Formerly attributed to Henry Morland. Half length in black coat and top hat, seated with a dog. (On easel).

Provenance

Presented with Dorneywood by Sir Courtauld Thomson (1865 – 1954) to the National Trust in 1942

Makers and roles

style of Sir William Beechey RA (Burford 1753 – Hampstead 1839), artist
previously attributed to Henry Robert Morland (1712/19 – London 1797), artist

Related items

Place of origin
Materials Paint (29537)
Category Paintings (12583)
Collection Dorneywood House and Gardens, Buckinghamshire (1665)
Periods 18th century (84860)
19th century (165077)
Maker Sir William Beechey RA (Burford 1753 – Hampstead 1839) (62)
Henry Robert Morland (1712/19 – London 1797) (5)
Subjects
Object Type Oil painting (10977)

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