Thomas Earnshaw

Made:
1798 in England
artist:
Martin Archer Shee

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Painting, Portrait of Thomas Earnshaw (1749-1829), attributed to Sir Martin Archer Shee, 1798. Oil on canvas; 93 x 71 cm (36.5x28 ins) in gilt frame 120 x 99.5x11.5 cm (47.25x39.25x4.5 ins). Another version is in the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich. A version was exhibited at the Royal Academy London in 1798 (cat. 110). Portrait, TQL looking to L; beside L, chronometer.

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
1962-374
Measurements:
frame: 1200 x 995 x 115 mm
image: 930 mm x 710 mm
type:
portrait
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • visual and verbal communication
  • oil painting - visual work
credit:
R R Earnshaw