These portraits of Sir George Oxenden, 5th Baronet (1694-1775), and his wife Elizabeth are fully inscribed.
Portrait of Sir George Oxenden, 5th Baronet by Edoch Seemann the younger, 17291744
© The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge
- Oil on canvas
- 128 x 103 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £2,131 ( Total: £8,525)
- Acquired in:
Sir George, a Member of Parliament for Sandwich, and a Lord of the Admiralty and of the Treasury, came from the most significant of East Kent's ancient families, established in the area in the time of Edward III.