An Unknown Gentleman in an Academic Gown

Charles Sommer (fl. 1737 - 1753)
National Trust Inventory Number 1548238

Category Paintings
Date 1737 (signed and dated)
Materials Oil on canvas
Place of origin England
Collection Bodysgallen Hall, Llandudno
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, An Unknown Gentleman in an Academic gown, Charles Sommer (fl. 1737 - 1753), signed and dated, lower left: C Sommer pinx/1737


Became the property of the National Trust, by donation, with all profits henceforward benefiting the houses and the charity, from Historic House Hotels Ltd and all its interests in Hartwell House, Bodysgallen Hall and Midddlethorpe Hall, in September 2008

Makers and roles

Charles Sommer (fl. 1737 - 1753), artist

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Place of origin England (247861)
Category Paintings (12640)
Collection Bodysgallen Hall, Llandudno (34)
Periods 18th century (86540)
Maker Charles Sommer (fl. 1737 - 1753) (1)
Subjects Portrait (1779)
Object Type Oil painting (14398)

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