Portrait of Jacob Tonson the Younger by Sir Godfrey Kneller

Half length portrait of Jacob Tonson the Younger three quarters to the right.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
91 x 70 cm
Acquired in:
1959
Presented by:
Sir Alec & Lady Martin through The Art Fund

One of 26 gifts to 19 museums by Sir Alec Martin or Sir Alec and Lady Martin through the Art Fund between 1935 and 1967.

Provenance

From the collection of Lieutenant William Lewis Clinton-Baker, a descendant of Tonson's daughter Mary, sold @ Christies 1/6/1945 lot 102.

Venue details

National Portrait Gallery St Martin's Place, LONDON WC2H 0HE 020 7306 0055 www.npg.org.uk

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