Portrait of Mr and Mrs John Custance of Norwich and their daughter Frances by Sir William Beechey

Portrait of John Custance (1749-1822) of Weston House, near Norwich who married Frances, second daughter of Sir William Beauchamp-Proctor of Langley Park in 1778.


Oil on canvas Dimensions: 68 x 54 cm
Art Fund grant:
£16,875 ( Total: £67,500)
Acquired in:
Leger Galleries

In this work, the daughter would have been three years old.


John Custance; by descent through Frances Custance to her grandson c.1909; Reid Sale, New York, American Art Association, 14-18/5/35 lot 1167; Mrs Ethel. F. Rayner.

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Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery Castle Hill, NORWICH Norfolk NR1 3JU 01603 493625 www.museums.norfolk.gov.uk

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