A 'modello' for one of the four decorative canvases that Hayman painted for the Rotunda Saloon in Vauxhall Gardens.
Lord Clive Receiving the Homage of the Nawab by Francis Hayman, 1762
© National Portrait Gallery
- Oil on canvas
- 102 x 127 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,000 ( Total: £2,800)
- Acquired in:
It depicts Clive receiving the homage of Jafar Ali after the Battle of Plasey (1757), when he installed him as Nawab of Bengal.
Anon sale, Christie's June 1922.