Samuel King
PORTRAIT OF WILLIAM LENTHALL (1659-1686)
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 4,750 GBP (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)
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Samuel King
PORTRAIT OF WILLIAM LENTHALL (1659-1686)
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 4,750 GBP (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Samuel King
FL.1690S
PORTRAIT OF WILLIAM LENTHALL (1659-1686)
half length, seated, wearing a brown coat, white lace chemise and a green cloak, in a landscape
inscribed with the identity of the sitter l.l.
oil on canvas, held in a Baroque style frame
124 by 102 cm., 48¾ by 40¼ in.
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Provenance

By descent in the Lenthall family;
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's London, 28 May 1998, lot 378

 

 

Literature

C.H. Collins Baker, Lely and the Stuart Portrait Painters, 1912, Vol II, Appendix II, p. 201

Catalogue Note

William Lenthall lived at Burford Priory, Oxford. He married Catherine, daughter of James Lord Paisley, son of James 2nd Earl of Abercorn. Following his death in 1686 his widow married Charles 5th Earl of Abercorn.

Important British Paintings

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