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PROPERTY OF THE TOLEDO MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND

George Romney
Dalton 1734 - 1802 Kendal
PORTRAIT OF THE HON. JOHN BRIDGEMAN SIMPSON
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 5,700 USD
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657

PROPERTY OF THE TOLEDO MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND

George Romney
Dalton 1734 - 1802 Kendal
PORTRAIT OF THE HON. JOHN BRIDGEMAN SIMPSON
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 5,700 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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George Romney
Dalton 1734 - 1802 Kendal
DALTON 1734 - 1802 KENDAL
PORTRAIT OF THE HON. JOHN BRIDGEMAN SIMPSON

half-length, wearing a brown coat and white neck cloth, against a sky background
oil on canvas


23 1/4 by 20 in.
59 by 51 cm.
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Provenance

Henry Denison, Babworth Hall, Retford, England;
Clement O. Miniger, Perrysburg, Ohio;
Mr. and Mrs. George M. Jones, Jr., Perrysburg, Ohio;
By whom given to the Toledo Museum of Art in 1975 (not accessioned).

Catalogue Note

The sitter was the third son of Sir Henry Bridgeman, 1st Baron Bradford, and Elizabeth, daughter and heir of Rev. John Simpson of Stoke Hall, co. Derby.  He was born May 13, 1763 and assumed, by act of parliament, the surname and arms of Simpson only.  He died June 5, 1850.  He was married, first, on June 3, 1784 to Henrietta, daughter of Sir Thomas Worsley; she died in 1791.  He married, secondly, on November 27, 1793, Grace, daughter of Samuel Estwicke.

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