Owen MacSwinny (or Swinny)

1 portrait on display at Handel House Museum, London

Owen MacSwinny (or Swinny), after Peter van Bleeck, (1737) - NPG 1417 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Owen MacSwinny (or Swinny)

after Peter van Bleeck
oil on canvas, (1737)
30 1/4 in. x 25 1/8 in. (768 mm x 638 mm)
Bequeathed by George Bramwell, 1905
Primary Collection
NPG 1417


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Probably an 18th-century copy of the painting known through a mezzotint of 1749, inscribed Peter van Bleeck Pinxt 1737.
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).

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