Robert Vernon(1774-1849), Patron and art collector
Sitter in 1 portrait
Patron and art collector; made a large fortune as contractor for army horses during the Napoleonic wars and used it to form the Vernon Collection of pictures by living British artists which he gave to the nation in 1847.
Tudor and Elizabethan matching pairs
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