A Family in a Palladian Interior ('The Tylney Group') by Joseph Nollekens

Also known as 'Lord Tilney and his Family and Friends at Wanstead House, Essex'.


Oil on canvas
86 x 109 cm
Art Fund grant:
Acquired in:
British Rail Pension Fund

Depicts Sir Richard Child, 1st Earl Tylney with his family and friends, 12 adults and one child.


Possibly Wansread House sle, Robins, June 1822; Sir William Henry Salt; Canon Arthur Evans; by descent to John Evans who presented it to Summerfield School, Oxford; Arthur Tooth, 1975; British Rail Pension Fund.

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