Mary Spoure, Mrs Charles Grylls (d.1729)

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 337030

Category Paintings
Date circa 1730
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 921 x 800 mm
Place of origin
Collection Trerice, Cornwall (Accredited Museum)
On show at Trerice, Cornwall, South West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Mary Spoure, Mrs Charles Grylls (d.1729), British (English) School, previously attributed to Jean-Baptiste van Loo (Aix-en-Provence 1684 - Aix-en-Provence 1745), circa 1730. An oval head-and-shoulders portrait of the wife of Charles Grylls. (TRE.P.32)

Marks and inscriptions

Verso: Label attcahed to the strretcher: Mary, daughter [struck through] m. to C.Grylls Esq./pf Court [?]. - daughter & heir of Spoureof/ Trebaitha Hall. - She survived her/ husband &maried Dodd of - ell [struck through] whsoe family still have Trebaltan/ Painted by J. Baptist Vanloo.-/ Reign of George II

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist
attributed to Jean-Baptiste van Loo (Aix-en-Provence 1684 - Aix-en-Provence 1745) , artist

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