Henry Knight of Tythegston with his three children by Johann Zoffany

Full length in a landscape.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
236 x 146 cm
Art Fund grant:
£86,970 ( Total: £1,129,038)
Acquired in:
1999
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Henry wears a grey coat, yellow breeches and waitcoat, his son Henry above him wears a green suit and holds a helmet, his daughter Ethelreda to his left wears a white dress, his son Robert wears a red suit and holds a sword. This work was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.

Provenance

By descent from the sitter at Thyegston Court, Glamorganshire

Venue details

National Museum Cardiff Cathays Park, CARDIFF Cardiff CF10 3NP 029 2039 7951 museum.wales/

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