Colonel Alban Thomas Jones Gwynne (1784-1861)

Mather Brown (Boston 1761 – Twickenham 1831)
National Trust Inventory Number 864498

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, Colonel Alban Thomas Jones Gwynne (1784-1861) by Mather Brown (Boston 1761 – Twickenham 1831), circa 1810. A half-length portrait of a young man, the Reverend Alban Thomas Gwynne's son by his first marriage, and husband of Mary Anne Vevers, turned slightly to the right, gazing at the spectator, dark brown hair with sideburns, dark brown coat with high collar and cut at waist to revealing yellow waistcoat. He also wears a white shirt.

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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Category Paintings (12644)
Collection The Homewood, Surrey (809)
Periods 19th century (168059)
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Patrick Gwynne (1913-2003) (77)
Subjects Colonel Alban Thomas Jones Gwynne (1784-1861) (1)
Object Type Oil painting (12418)

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