Seated and wearing a light brown velvet suit.
Portrait of William Brooke by Joseph Wright of Derby, 1760
© Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery
- Oil on canvas
- 127 x 102 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £13,000 ( Total: £215,000; Export stopped)
- Acquired in:
Holds a book in his left hand and rests his right hand on his leg.
Pigot family thence by descent until 1967; sold at Sotheby's to the Plant family; passed to William Richards; passed to Nicholas Bagshawe then to current owner.
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