Portrait group by Francesco Renaldi

This portrait is of Thomas Jones, a landscape painter, with his wife, Rachel, and his two daughters.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
73 x 96 cm
Art Fund grant:
£400 ( Total: £1,600)
Acquired in:
1961
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Jones stands on the right by his easel; while the daughters are at a spinet which one of them is playing. Mrs Jones sits on the left at a spinning-wheel and we see a middle-aged man seated in the background.

Provenance

D.E.T. Lindsay

Venue details

National Museum Cardiff Cathays Park, CARDIFF Cardiff CF10 3NP 029 2039 7951 museum.wales/

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