Portrait of Sir Thomas Phillips in Turkish Dress by Richard Dadd

Seated subject in white turban position towards left side of image.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour on paper
Dimensions:
18 x 25 cm
Art Fund grant:
£22,500 ( Total: £45,000)
Acquired in:
2000
Vendor:
Agnew's

Leaning on cushions and smoking a blue hookah. Detailed depiction of Eastern style dress. Vibrant colour.

Provenance

By descent in the family of the sitter's brother to 1993. Christie's sale 13 July lot 58. Agnew's hereafter.

Venue details

Bethlem Museum of the Mind The Bethlem Royal Hospital, Monks Orchard Road, BECKENHAM London BR3 3BX 020 3228 4227 www.museumofthemind.org.uk

Entry details

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