A Daughter of Sir William Blackett, 1st Bt (c.1667-1705)

after Sir Godfrey Kneller (Lübeck 1646/9 - London 1723)
National Trust Inventory Number 584403

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1700 - 1799
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 1291 x 1010 mm (49 1/4 x 39 3/4 in)
Place of origin England
Collection Wallington, Northumberland (Accredited Museum)
On show at Wallington, Northumberland, Yorkshire and North East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, A Daughter of Sir William Blackett, 1st Bt (c.1667-1705) after Sir Godfrey Kneller (Lübeck 1646/9 - London 1723), 18th century. A three-quarter-length portrait of a young woman, probably one of the eight daughters of Sir William Blackett, 1st Bt, of the second creation and Julia Conyers, seated, turned slightly to the right, gazing at the spectator, wearing a blue dress, roses in her right hand resting on her lap, a dog at the right; red curtain behind, with view of classical archway and garden.


Given with the property to the National Trust in 1941 by Sir Charles Philips Trevelyan, 3rd Bt (1870-1958)

Credit line

Wallington, The Trevelyan Collection (National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions


Makers and roles

after Sir Godfrey Kneller (Lübeck 1646/9 - London 1723), artist

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Place of origin England (252455)
Materials Canvas (10115)
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Category Art / Oil paintings (12632)
Collection Wallington, Northumberland (Accredited Museum) (10369)
Periods 18th century (87810)
Maker Sir Godfrey Kneller (Lübeck 1646/9 - London 1723) (584)
Subjects Blackett family (1)
Object Type Oil painting (14417)

Record Status


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