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Title:

Unknown man

Maker:

Highmore, Joseph; painter; British artist, 1692-1780

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

1745

School/Style:

British

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, 48.3, cm
width, 35.6, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1951; Lambe, Roger Francis

Provenance:

With Williams & Sutch, London; bought from them by Leggatt Bros., who sold it to R.F. Lambe 1938

Inscription(s):

signature; lower left; Jos: Highmore pinx:
date; lower left; 1745
label; verso, stretcher; printed; 4046

Exhibition(s):

British Portraits. 1956 - 1957
Venue: Royal Academy of Arts, London
Catalogue number: 179

Paintings by Joseph Highmore. 1963
Venue: Kenwood House, Iveagh Bequest, London?
Catalogue number: 27

Manners and Morals, Hogarth and British painting 1700-1760. 1987-10 - 1988-01
Venue: Tate Gallery, London?
Catalogue number: 131

Documentation:

Goodison, J.W.. 1977. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 101-102
pl. 8

1963. Paintings by Joseph Highmore, Iveagh Bequest.Kenwood:
pl. VII, catalogue

Goodison, J.W.. 1967. [Unknown; Illustrated London News; 1960].London:
Source Title: Illustrated London News II (1960)
p. 135
reproduced

Accession:

Object Number: PD.19-1951
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 3357; input: 2000-03-28; modified: 2011-03-14)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/3357





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