Bust of Isaac Ware by Louis-François Roubiliac

Bust of Issac Ware (d.

Details

Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
50 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,750 ( Total: £15,115)
Acquired in:
1974
Vendor:
Cyril Humphris

1766) an important and influential Palladian architect who built Chesterfield House, London (destroyed 1934), and published a major textbook on architecture. The bust was regarded as one of Roubiliac's finest works.

Provenance

Major Richard Wellesley

Venue details

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

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