Portrait of Rev Robert Hingeston by Thomas Gainsborough

Oval portrait, Reverend shown in wig and traditional dress with a stern expression.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
75 x 62 cm
Art Fund grant:
£12,371 ( Total: £61,145)
Acquired in:
2000
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Provenance

By descent from sitter to Dr John Hingeston. By descent to John Creuze Ogier, Hingeston Ogier family, Edward Milles Nelson. By descent to Col Bruce Nelson, his sale, Christie's 16 Jun 1961, lot 45, bt Turner, 450 gns (for the present owner's fa

Venue details

Christchurch Mansion Christchurch Park, Soane Street, IPSWICH Suffolk IP4 2BE 01473 433 554 www.cimuseums.org.uk/Christchurch-Mansion

Entry details

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