Portrait of William Pulteney, Earl of Bath (1684-1764).

Sitter one of most important figures in British politics in 1st half of 18th century. First owner of Bathwick estate and his family played major part in the development of Bath.


Probably Sir John Rushout, Bt, Northwick Park; John Rushout, 1st Baron Northwick; by descent until sold Northwick Park Sale, Christie's, 1966.

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