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Early 18th Century Irish School Antique Oil on Canvas Portrait of an Aristocratic Gentleman

  • Reference : HAFRD
  • Availability : Available Now
  • Dimensions : With frame H 34 1/2" x Width 30 1/2" / Without Frame Height 27 1/2" x Width 23 3/4"
  • Price : £2250


A charming if not slightly naive early 18th Century Irish School antique head and shoulders oil on canvas portrait of gentleman.

Portrayed with black shoulder-length hair, white stock and tunic in a baroque influenced border.

Sitter and artist unknown.

Presented with a later gilt gesso and blue painted frame.

Condition - surface craqueluer commensurate with age. The canvas has been laid on to a later board.  The blue border within the frame has been repainted and frame re-gilded.  This painting does display well.

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