Portrait of the Rev Samuel Kilderbee by Thomas Gainsborough

Portrait of the Rev Samuel Kilderbee,(1725 1813) town clerk of Ipswich and friend of Gainsborough.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
73 x 60 cm
Art Fund grant:
£10 ( Total: £199)
Acquired in:
1935
Vendor:
Felix Cobbold

the sitter is painted in a plum-cooured coat and vest, with white stock and powdered wig, in a painted oval.

Venue details

Christchurch Mansion Christchurch Park, Soane Street, IPSWICH Suffolk IP4 2BE 01473 433 554 www.cimuseums.org.uk/Christchurch-Mansion

Entry details

Free to all

Tue – Sun, 10am – 5pm
Closed 24 – 27 Dec and 1 Jan

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