The Wrestlers

manner of Francis Hayman, RA (Exeter 1708 – London 1776)
National Trust Inventory Number 830811

Category Paintings
Date 1730 - 1769
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 445 x 345 mm
Place of origin
Collection Bradley Manor, Devon
On show at Bradley Manor, Devon, South West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, The Wrestlers manner of Francis Hayman, RA (Exeter 1708 – London 1776), mid 18th century. [previously attributed to Thomas Gainsborough RA (Sudbury 1727 - London 1788)]

Provenance

acquired by Thomas Woolner; thence by inheritance until accepted by HM Treasury in lieu of Inheritance Tax and allocated to the National Trust, Bradley Manor, 2002

Credit line

Bradley Manor, The Woolner Collection (accepted by HM Treasury in lieu of Inheritance Tax and transferred to The National Trust in 2002)

Makers and roles

manner of Francis Hayman, RA (Exeter 1708 – London 1776), artist
attributed to Thomas Gainsborough RA (Sudbury 1727 - London 1788), artist

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Place of origin
Materials Canvas (10041)
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Category Paintings (12641)
Collection Bradley Manor, Devon (304)
Periods 18th century (86297)
Maker Francis Hayman, RA (Exeter 1708 – London 1776) (19)
Thomas Gainsborough RA (Sudbury 1727 - London 1788) (147)
Subjects
Object Type Oil painting (12931)

Record Status

Enhanced

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