John Heathcoat (1783 - 1861)
British (English) School
John Heathcoat was the founder of the family textile business and in 1816 moved to set up his new lace making factory in Tiverton.
Oil painting on canvas, John Heathcoat (1783 - 1861) by British School, 19th century. A half-length portrait of John Heathcoat, the founder of the family textile business, seated to right, with his hands on his lap and smiling.
Gift of Lady Amory (1901 -1997) to the National Trust at Knightshayes Court in 1997
Knightshayes Court, The Heathcote-Amory Collection (National Trust)
Makers and roles
British (English) School, artist William Beetham (fl.1777-1853), artist