Portrait of John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich by Thomas Gainsborough

Half length.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
75 x 61 cm
Art Fund grant:
£20,000 ( Total: £55,000)
Acquired in:
1998
Vendor:
Anthony Mould

In brown coat and waistcoat with white shirt. Sitter is wearing a white wig and facing right.

Provenance

Earl of Cork; bought from Agnew by Sedelmeyer; Marquis de Ganay; his sale, Paris 8/5/1922; Maurice Routhier, Paris.

Venue details

Captain Cook Memorial Museum Walker's House, Grape Lane, WHITBY North Yorkshire YO22 4BA 01947 601 900 www.cookmuseumwhitby.co.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £4.80)

13 Feb – 31 Mar
Daily, 11 am – 3 pm

1 Apr – 1 Nov
Daily, 9.45am – 5 pm

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