George Butle Conyngham (d.1765)

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 216392

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date circa 1760 - circa 1765
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 1054 x 864 mm (41 1/2 x 34 in)
Place of origin
Collection Springhill, County Londonderry (Accredited Museum)
On show at Springhill, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, George Butle Conyngham (d 1765), British (English) School, mid 18th century. A painted oval (bottom spandrels only) half-length portrait of an elderly man, turned slightly to the right, gazing at the spectator, wearing a blue coat, with gold braid, white linen stock and a grey powdered bag wig.


Purchased by National Trust in 1957 from William Lowry Lenox-Conyngham (1903–1957), shortly before his death, along with the other contents of Springhill

Credit line

Springhill, The Lenox-Conyngham Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist

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Place of origin
Materials Canvas (6763)
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Category Art / Oil paintings (8381)
Collection Springhill, County Londonderry (Accredited Museum) (5527)
Periods 18th century (51495)
Maker British (English) School (2613)
Subjects George Butle Conyngham (d.1765) (3)
Object Type Oil painting (9717)

Record Status


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