Hugh Bethell.

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 709292

Category Paintings
Date circa 1774
Materials Oil on canvas (oval)
Measurements
Place of origin
Collection Ormesby Hall, Redcar and Cleveland (Accredited Museum)
On show at Ormesby Hall, Redcar and Cleveland, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire and North East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas (oval), Hugh Bethell, British (English) School in the manner of Hugh Douglas Hamilton RHA (Dublin 1739/40 – Dublin 1808), circa 1774. An oval half-length portrait of the (?brother-in-law of Ralph Pennyman), son of Sir James Pennyman, 3rd Bt's daughter Catherine (b. between 1694 & 1709) and R. Bethall of Rise - so b. c. 1715/1740?] - facing slightly right, wearing a brown coat over red waistcoat.

Provenance

Bequeathed by Colonel James W. Pennyman (1883 – 1961)

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist
manner of Hugh Douglas Hamilton RHA (Dublin 1739/40 – Dublin 1808), artist
manner of John Downman, RA (Ruabon, North Wales 1750 – Wrexham 1824), artist

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Place of origin
Materials Canvas (9937)
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Category Paintings (12519)
Collection Ormesby Hall, Redcar and Cleveland (Accredited Museum) (4538)
Periods 18th century (83793)
Maker British (English) School (3718)
Hugh Douglas Hamilton RHA (Dublin 1739/40 – Dublin 1808) (44)
John Downman, RA (Ruabon, North Wales 1750 – Wrexham 1824) (71)
Subjects Hugh Bethell (1)
Object Type Oil painting (16488)

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