Major John Lewis (d. 1855)

John Whitread Walton (fl. London 1831- 1885)
National Trust Inventory Number 461479

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1846 - 1847 (exh at RA)
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 1040 x 800 mm
Place of origin England
Collection Llanerchaeron, Ceredigion (Accredited Museum)
On show at Llanerchaeron, Ceredigion, Wales, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Major John Lewis (d. 1855) by John Whitread Walton (fl. London 1831- 1885), exhibited at Royal Academy, 1847. A three-quarter-length portrait of a seated Georgian gentleman holding a pair of gloves.


An item from the Llanerchaeron collection, left to the National Trust in the will of John Powell Ponsonby Lewes (1900-1989) in 1989.

Makers and roles

John Whitread Walton (fl. London 1831- 1885), artist

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