An Unknown Ecclesiastic

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 500040

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1700 - 1729
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 368 x 317 mm (14 1/2 x 12 1/2 in)
Place of origin England
Collection Lyme Park, Cheshire (Accredited Museum)
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, An Unknown Ecclesiastic, British (English) School, early 18th century. (? by Dodd). A painted oval half-length portrait of a man, turned to left, head almost facing, gazing at the spectator, in a grey wig and dressed in black clergyman's robe with white bands. His left hand across his lower body.


Original to the house.

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist
previously catalogued as attributed to Dodd , artist

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Periods 18th century (87810)
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