Admiral, Sir Thomas Foley GCB (1757-1833) (after Sir William Beechey)

Henry Weigall (London 1829 - Ramsgate 1925)
National Trust Inventory Number 414248

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1849
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 737 x 610 mm (29 x 24 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, Admiral Sir Thomas Foley (1757-1833) (after Sir William Beechey) by Henry Weigall (London 1829 - Ramsgate 1925), 1849. A half-length portrait of a middle-aged man, facing, head turned to the left, wearing naval uniform with gilt epulettes. Inscribed No 16.


Bequeathed by Sir Bowater George Hamilton Vernon,2nd Bt (1863 - 1940)

Credit line

Hanbury Hall, The Vernon Collection (National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions

No. 16

Makers and roles

Henry Weigall (London 1829 - Ramsgate 1925), artist
after Sir William Beechey RA (Burford 1753 – Hampstead 1839), artist

Related items

Place of origin
Materials Canvas (10115)
Paint (30414)
Category Art / Oil paintings (12632)
Collection Hanbury Hall, Worcestershire (Accredited Museum) (3293)
Periods 19th century (173945)
Maker Henry Weigall (London 1829 - Ramsgate 1925) (17)
Sir William Beechey RA (Burford 1753 – Hampstead 1839) (65)
Subjects Admiral, Sir Thomas Foley GCB (1757-1833) (1)
Object Type Oil painting (14421)

Record Status


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