A Profile of William Wilberforce & A Study of an oil Portrait of William Wilberforce by George Richmond

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Details

Medium:
1. pen & brown ink, 2. pen & brown ink wash with traces of white heightening
Dimensions:
1. 18.9x11.3 cm, 2. 17.5x11.3 cm
Art Fund grant:
£4,750 ( Total: £19,000)
Acquired in:
2002
Vendor:
Agnew's

This profile is a perceptive image of William Wilberforce (1759 - 1833) as an elderly statesman. 2. A study based on an unfinished portrait by Thomas Lawrence.

Provenance

Agnew & Sons Ltd.

Venue details

Wilberforce House 25 High Street, HULL East Yorkshire HU1 1NQ 01482 300300 www.hullcc.gov.uk/museums

Entry details

Free to all

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