1 of 3 portraits by Sir Henry Cheere, 1st Bt
- Extended catalogue entry
Early Georgian Portraits Catalogue
after a bust attributed to Sir Henry Cheere, 1st Bt
1962, based on a work of 1736
21 1/2 in. (546 mm) high
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NPG 4261 was cast in 1962 from the plaster at All Souls, attributed to Cheere.
Physical descriptionback to top
Pupils incised, mouth drawn down, protruding lower lip, short wavy hair, receding; toga over open shirt. Hollow cast; a strengthening bar stamped CAST BY/MORRIS SINGER CO/LONDON S.W.8.
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Provenanceback to top
Given 1962, by the Warden and Fellows of All Souls, Oxford.
This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: John Kerslake, Early Georgian Portraits, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1977, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.
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