Portrait bust of James Gibbs by John Michael Rysbrack

Portrait bust of James Gibbs (1682-1754) dressed in wig and open shirt.

Details

Medium:
White marble
Dimensions:
67 cm
Art Fund grant:
£50,000 ( Total: £465,000)
Acquired in:
1989
Vendor:
St Martin-in-the-Fields

An engraved brass plaque set in a black marble block added to the socle records the gift of the bust of St Martin's by a certain William Boore in 1885.

Provenance

Given by William Boore to St-Martin-in-the-Fields in 1885.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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