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.

Provenance

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


Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery

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