Three-quarter length oval portrait of John Custance (1749-1822) who inherited his estate at Weston Longville near Norwich at the age of eight and married Frances Beauchamp-Proctor in 1778.

Henry Walton studied painting in the studio of Johann Zoffany and then returned to his native Norfolk to practice.


?Commissioned by John Custance; ...; Christopher Foley, 2002; Mallett, 2004.

Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery

Castle Hill, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 3JU
01603 493625

Opening times

  • Monday to Saturday 10am-4.30pm
  • Sunday 1-4.30pm

(1 July – 23 September 2019 open until 5pm)

  • Closed on 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January
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