after Sir Joshua Reynolds
oil on canvas, (circa 1755)
29 1/2 in. x 24 1/2 in. (749 mm x 622 mm)
Given by Evelyn Boscawen, 6th Viscount Falmouth, 1858
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- Sir Joshua Reynolds (1723-1792), Painter and first President of the Royal Academy. Artist associated with 1413 portraits, Sitter associated with 38 portraits.
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A copy of Reynolds' original portrait, depicting this distinguished admiral in the undress uniform of a flag officer. More detailed information on this portrait is available in a National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue, John Kerslake's Early Georgian Portraits (1977, out of print).