Benjamin D'Israeli the elder (1730-1816)

attributed to Richard Cosway RA (Tiverton, Devon 1742 - London 1821)
National Trust Inventory Number 429022

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date circa 1800
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 1092 x 889 mm (43 x 35 in)
Place of origin England
Collection Hughenden, Buckinghamshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Hughenden, Buckinghamshire, London and South East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Benjamin D'Israeli the elder (1730-1816), attributed to Richard Cosway RA (Tiverton, Devon 1742 - London 1821), circa 1800. A half-length portrait of a mature man, seated, facing left, in profile, left hand on upright book, wearing hair tied behind, with red coat.

Provenance

Given to the National Trust with Hughenden Manor by the Disraelian Society, 1947

Credit line

Hughenden Manor, The Disraeli Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

attributed to Richard Cosway RA (Tiverton, Devon 1742 - London 1821), artist

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Periods 18th century (86975)
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Record Status

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