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

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

Category 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.

Provenance

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 (10041)
Paint (29806)
Category Paintings (12644)
Collection Hanbury Hall, Worcestershire (Accredited Museum) (3293)
Periods 19th century (170109)
Maker Henry Weigall (London 1829 - Ramsgate 1925) (17)
Sir William Beechey RA (Burford 1753 – Hampstead 1839) (64)
Subjects Admiral, Sir Thomas Foley GCB (1757-1833) (1)
Object Type Oil painting (12673)

Record Status

Enhanced

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