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Three quarter length portrait, standing, wearing a grey coat and waistcoat with gold brocade and a white wig.
Portrait of Charles Jennens by Thomas Hudson, 1740 - 1749
© Handel House Museum
- Oil on canvas Dimensions: 122 x 98 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £7,058 ( Total: £14,115)
- Acquired in:
He leans on an orange-red cloth. Jennens was Handel's librettist and wrote 'The Messiah'
Private collection from the Midwest of the United States
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