Thomas Vernon, MP (1724-1771)

Vera Stanley Alder (Eglingham 1898 - 1984)
National Trust Inventory Number 414258

Category Paintings
Date 1930 (copied after a miniature)
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 737 x 610 mm (29 x 24 in)
Place of origin England
Collection Hanbury Hall, Worcestershire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Hanbury Hall, Worcestershire, Midlands, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Thomas Vernon, MP (1724-1771) by Vera Stanley Alder (Eglingham 1898 - 1984), 1930. A half-length portrait of a man, turned to the left, gazing at the spectator, wearing short powdered wig tied at the back with a black ribbon, blue coat and waistcoat edged with gold braid and with gold buttons, short white cravat. Copied from a miniature in the Hanbury Hall collection.

Provenance

Bequeathed by Sir Bowater George Hamilton Vernon, 2nd Bt (1865 - 1940)

Credit line

Hanbury Hall, The Venon Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

Vera Stanley Alder (Eglingham 1898 - 1984), artist

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Record Status

Enhanced

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