Samuel Rock, Steward to Simon, 1st Earl of Harcourt of Nuneham Courtenay, Oxfordshire
British (English) School
Oil painting on canvas, Samuel Rock, British (English) School, early 18th century. A three-quarter-length portrait of the solicitor, law agent and steward to Simon, 1st Earl of Harcourt of Nuneham Courtenay, Oxfordshire, Samuel Rock, in grey coat with sword. He married Zenobia Newton in 1725, daughter of James Newton MP,of the Manor House, Clerkenwell and a descendant of Sir Isaac Newton.
Bequeathed by Cyril L N Butler of Dinas Dinlle, Caernarvonshire and transferred to Newark 13.10.1997
Makers and roles
British (English) School, artist