Sir Walter Calverley Blackett, 2nd Bt. (1707 – 1777)

William Hoare of Bath, RA (Eye 1707 – Bath 1792)
National Trust Inventory Number 582370

Category Drawings and watercolours
Date 1727 - 1792
Materials Pastel on paper
Measurements 560 x 435 mm
Place of origin Bath
Collection Wallington, Northumberland (Accredited Museum)
On show at Wallington, Northumberland, Yorkshire and North East, National Trust

Summary description

Pastel on paper, Sir Walter Calverley Blackett, 2nd Bt (1707 – 1777) by William Hoare of Bath, RA (Eye 1707 – Bath 1792). A half-length portrait of a man dressed in a blue-grey coat with pink waistcoat. He is also wearing a white kerchief and a wig.

Provenance

Purchased 2002

Marks and inscriptions

Sir Walter Calverley. Bart. - Elizabeth Ord. Daughter of Sir William Blackett acquired the estates of Wallington and took and used the surname and arms of Blackett by this alliance (plaque attached to the picture)

Makers and roles

William Hoare of Bath, RA (Eye 1707 – Bath 1792), artist

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Collection Wallington, Northumberland (Accredited Museum) (10255)
Periods 18th century (84810)
Maker William Hoare of Bath, RA (Eye 1707 – Bath 1792) (110)
Subjects Sir Walter Calverley Blackett, 2nd Bt (1707-1777) (4)
Object Type Pastel drawing (384)

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