The Age of Innocence

after Sir Joshua Reynolds PRA (Plympton 1723 - London 1792)
National Trust Inventory Number 493607

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1800 - 1899
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 740 x 620 mm
Place of origin England
Collection Grantham House, Lincolnshire
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, The Age of Innocence, after Sir Joshua Reynolds PRA (Plympton 1723 - London 1792). A child shown seated, facing right, hands clasped to her breast; landscape beyond.

Provenance

Given to the National Trust by the Misses Winifred and Marion Sedgwick in 1944 - 50, having presumably been acquired or inherited by their mother, who became the tenant of Grantham House in 1884, and inherited it from her brother in 1924.

Marks and inscriptions

On canvas, bottom right: A. A. Sedgwick Sir J. Reynolds 1876

Makers and roles

after Sir Joshua Reynolds PRA (Plympton 1723 - London 1792), artist

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Periods 19th century (173945)
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Subjects Children (406)
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Record Status

Enhanced

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