Mary Anne Vevers, Mrs Alban Thomas Jones Gwynne (1781-1837)

Mather Brown (Boston 1761 – Twickenham 1831)
National Trust Inventory Number 864497

Category Paintings
Date circa 1810
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 762 x 635 mm
Place of origin
Collection The Homewood, Surrey
On show at The Homewood, Surrey, London and South East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Mary Anne Vevers, Mrs Alban Thomas Jones Gwynne (1781-1837) by Mather Brown (Boston 1761 – Twickenham 1831), circa 1810. A half-length portrait of a young woman, the Reverend Alban Thomas Gwynne's daughter in law, seated, turned slightly to the left, gazing at the spectator, wearing a white empire-line dress with long sleeves and small frilled collar, her Paisley shawl is draped on the arm of her chair. Her dark hair is parted in the centre. Interior setting.

Provenance

Purchased by the National Trust after the death of Patrick Gwynne (1913-2003)

Makers and roles

Mather Brown (Boston 1761 – Twickenham 1831), artist
Patrick Gwynne (1913-2003), frame designer

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Collection The Homewood, Surrey (809)
Periods 19th century (165031)
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Patrick Gwynne (1913-2003) (77)
Subjects Mary Anne Vevers, Mrs Alban Thomas Jones Gwynne (1781-1837) (1)
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