Mary Keck, Mrs Thomas Vernon (d.1733)

John Vanderbank the younger (London 1694 - London 1739)
National Trust Inventory Number 414226

Category Paintings
Date Unknown
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 1270 x 1016 mm (50 x 40 in)
Place of origin
Collection Hanbury Hall, Worcestershire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Hanbury Hall, Worcestershire, Midlands, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Mary Keck, Mrs Thomas Vernon (d.1733) by John Vanderbank the younger (London 1694 - London 1739). A three-quarter length portrait of the daughter of Sir Anthony Keck who married Thomas Vernon in 1679. She is seated, turned slightly to the right, gazing at the spectator, her left arm resting on a table, her right hand in her lap holding two sprigs of myrtle/orange-blossom, she has powdered hair with a ringlet falling on her left shoulder, she is wearing a brown dress over a white chemise. Inscribed.

Provenance

Returned with companion picture HAN/P/20 to the house by Mrs Ruth A. Horton (Powick Vernon)

in 1965

Makers and roles

John Vanderbank the younger (London 1694 - London 1739), artist
previously attributed to Sir Godfrey Kneller (Lübeck 1646/9 - London 1723), artist

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Collection Hanbury Hall, Worcestershire (Accredited Museum) (3293)
Periods
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Subjects Mary Keck, Mrs Thomas Vernon (d.1733) (1)
Object Type Oil painting (10789)

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