An Unknown Gentleman
Sir Godfrey Kneller (Lübeck 1646/9 - London 1723)
Oil painting on canvas, An Unknown Gentleman by Sir Godfrey Kneller (Lübeck 1646 - London 1723), signed and dated lower left ‘GK (linked)neller Bar/f. 1720’. A feigned oval half-length portrait in a brown coat and blue velvet headdress. In a contemporary carved giltwood running pattern frame.
On loan to the National Trust by The Croome Heritage Trust since December 2007
Marks and inscriptions
Lower left: Signed and dated: 'GK(linked)neller Bar/f. 1720'
Makers and roles
Sir Godfrey Kneller (Lübeck 1646/9 - London 1723), artist