Sir Cordell Firebrace (1711-1759)

circle of Sir Godfrey Kneller (Lübeck 1646/9 - London 1723)
National Trust Inventory Number 926879

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date circa 1730
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 1250 x 990 mm
Place of origin
Collection Melford Hall, Suffolk (Accredited Museum)
On show at Melford Hall, Suffolk, East of England, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Sir Cordell Firebrace (1711-1759), circle of Sir Godfrey Kneller (Lübeck 1646/9 - London 1723). A three-quarter length portrait standing, wearing a brown coat with gilt buttons. Left hand tucked inside coat, right hand on hip. Previously thought to be Sir John Cordell 3rd Bt.


From the Hyde Parker Collection, Purchased from Sir Richard Hyde Parker and Lady Camoys in 2002

Makers and roles

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

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Periods 18th century (87483)
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Subjects Sir Cordell Firebrace, 3rd Bt (1711-1759) (3)
Object Type Oil painting (14400)

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