Portrait of William Ligh Thursby & Portrait of the Reverend William Thursby by Edmund Havell II

1) Oval portrait of William Ligh Thursby aged 3 years; 2) Circular portrait of the Reverend William Thursby of Ormerod House, Lancashire.


Details

Category:
Portrait
Medium:
Chalk Dimensions: 1) 29.2 x 23.4 cm; 2) diameter 36.8 cm
Acquired in:
1992
Presented by:
Yvonne French through The Art Fund

The two drawings were presented through the Art Fund in memory of Miss Yvonne ffrench, a well known dealer in Old Master drawings, from a fund set up by her friends after her death in 1989.

Provenance

By descent to Miss Yvonne ffrench.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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