Study for a portrait of Admiral George Churchill by Sir Godfrey Kneller

Study for the portrait of Admiral George Churchill in the Painted Hall, Royal Naval College Greenwich.

Details

Medium:
Red crayon on brown paper
Dimensions:
30 x 23 cm
Acquired in:
1928
Presented by:
Sir Robert Witt through The Art Fund

One of nineteen gifts and one bequest to eight museums by Sir Robert Witt through the Art Fund between 1915 and 1952. Sir Robert Witt was a key figure in the Art Fund's history. He was ex-officio – Honorary Secretary 1903-18; Vice Chairman 1918-20; Chairman 1920-44 and President 1945-51.

Venue details

National Maritime Museum Romney Road, Greenwich, LONDON London SE10 9NF 020 8312 6608 www.rmg.co.uk/national-maritime-museum

Entry details

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