Portrait of John Locke (1632-1704), signed and dated 1689, half-length, the sitter in a dark grey gown with a book in right hand.

A rare original portrait of Locke, only recently discovered and possible given by Locke to his friend Edward Clarke.

Provenance

Edward Clarke; by descent at Nynehead Court.


Gawthorpe Hall

Padiham, Burnley, Lancashire, BB12 8UA
01282 771 004
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Opening times

Hall open April to October Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays. 12 – 5pm (last entry 4.30pm).

Tearoom open April to October Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays. 11 – 4pm.

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