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Circle of Charles Jervas
PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN, TRADITIONALLY IDENTIFIED AS HENRY VANSITTART
Estimate
3,0005,000
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22
Circle of Charles Jervas
PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN, TRADITIONALLY IDENTIFIED AS HENRY VANSITTART
Estimate
3,0005,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Recollections of Places Past, Property from the Estate of Sir John and Lady Smith

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Circle of Charles Jervas
PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN, TRADITIONALLY IDENTIFIED AS HENRY VANSITTART
inscribed on the sitter's cap: Love and Friendship
half-length, in a feigned oval

oil on canvas


76cm. by 63cm.; 30in. by 24 7/8 in.
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Provenance

Nicholas Vansittart, 1st Baron Bexley (1766-1851), Foots Cray Place, Kent;
by whose Executors sold, London, Christie's, 1-4 May 1876, lot 264 (as Hogarth)

Literature

A. Dobson, William Hogarth, London 1907, p. 188;
‘Shottesbrooke Park, Berks., The Seat of Mr Guy. O. Smith’, in Country Life, vol. XXXIII, no. 839, 1 February 1913, p. 166;
Inventory of the Property of Guy O. Smith at Shottesbrooke Park
, 1928, vol. II, 'The Principal Pictures / Inner Hall / Arthur Vansittart By Hogarth 30 x 25';
R. Fuller, Hell-Fire Francis, London 1939, p. 94;
G. Baldini and G. Mandel, L'opera completa di Hogarth, Milan 1967, p. 116, cat. no. 1QQ (under Rejected Works)

Recollections of Places Past, Property from the Estate of Sir John and Lady Smith

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