Representing the marriage of Robert Fenwick and Isabella Orde in 1746, members of the two major Newcastle families.
Portrait of Captain, Robert Fenwick and his wife Isabella Orde and her sister Ann by Thomas Bardwell, 17461753
© Laing Art Gallery
- Oil on canvas
- 142 x 120 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £11,925 ( Total: £57,638)
- Acquired in:
The castle in the background is Norham Castle owned by William Orde, and given as the bride's dowry.
By descent from the sitter, Robert Fenwick.