Portrait of Sir Robert and Lady Bradshaigh by Edward Haytley

Portrait of Sir Robert and Lady Bradshaigh with Haigh Hall, Lancashire, in the Distance.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
67 x 87 cm
Art Fund grant:
£8,912 ( Total: £36,347)
Acquired in:
1981
Vendor:
Baskett & Day

The last male heir in the family which owned Haigh Hall. The house was demolished and rebuilt in 1827.

Provenance

Painted for Sir Roger and Lady Bradshaigh; probably Elizabeth Echlin, Lady Bradshaigh's sister; Elizabeth Palmer, her daughter, and by descent to Emma MacKinnon; by descent to her great-great-grandson, MacKinnon. Sotheby's 1980.

Venue details

Museum of Wigan Life Library Street, WIGAN Lancashire WN1 1NU 01942 828128 www.wigan.gov.uk/museum

Entry details

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