The sitter was the father of Mrs.

William Ferroneau of Christchurch Mansion, now the Ipswich branch museum. He was born about 1701, created a baronet in 1747, and died in 1758. Christchurch Mansion was purchased by the Ferroneau family in the 1730s and the family lived in it until the 1890s.

Provenance

Ferroneau family.


Christchurch Mansion

Christchurch Park, Soane Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4 2BE
01473 433 554
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Opening times

November - February

Tues - Sat :10am - 4pm

Sun : 11am - 4pm

March - October

Tues - Sat : 10am - 5pm

Sun: 11am - 5pm

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