John Hoskyns (b. 1618)
British (English) School
Oil painting on canvas, John Hoskyns (b. 1618), English School, early 19th century imitator of 17th century. A half-length oil portrait, wearing brown coat of John Hoskyns of Bernithen.
Probably painted for Colonel Matthews early in the 19th century, to provide ‘ancestors’ for his new house, Belmont; given by Henry Hornyold Stickland (1890 – 1975) with Sizergh Castle and its estates in 1950
Makers and roles
British (English) School, artist