Self Portrait by Sir Thomas Lawrence

Depicts Lawrence gazing fixedly at the viewer, hair and whiskers slightly dishevelled, and is drawn in the dashing manner of the artist's best portraits.

Details

Medium:
Black and red chalk on paper
Dimensions:
23 x 18 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £11,500)
Acquired in:
1997
Vendor:
Agnew's

Provenance

William Dacres Adams; by descent to Mrs Canham; given to David Pitkethly; by whom sold, Sotheby's, 3 April 1996, lot 44, bought Agnew (£8,487).

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000 www.ashmolean.org

Entry details

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