Portrait of Captain John Foote & costume worn by the sitter by Sir Joshua Reynolds

Three-quarter length portrait of Capt.

Details

Medium:
Oil
Dimensions:
123 x 98 cm
Art Fund grant:
£200 ( Total: £350)
Acquired in:
1950
Vendor:
Agnew's

Foote of East India Co, who was a friend and neighbour of Reynolds. He is in Eastern dress, wearing a turban. Accompanied by the sitter's actual costume.

Provenance

Rev J S Foote; Capt George Foote; Rev. H G Rolt; Mrs Rolt

Venue details

York Art Gallery Exhibition Square, YORK North Yorkshire YO1 7EW 01904 687687 www.yorkartgallery.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6.82)

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