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Title:

The Braddyll Family

Maker:

Reynolds, Joshua; painter; British artist, 1723-1792

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

1789

School/Style:

British

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
canvas; support

Technique
Description:

oil on canvas

Dimension(s):

height, 238.1, cm
width, 147.3, cm

Acquisition:

given; 1955; National Art Collections Fund

Provenance:

Lt-Col. Thomas Richmond-Gale-Braddyll (1776-1862); his sale, Christie's, 23 May 1846 (44), bt. Bishop; W.J. Isbell, of Stonehouse; T. Pooly Smyth, of Plymouth, by 1857; Pooly Smyth sale, Christie's, 13 June 1859 (213), bt. in; Rev. W.C. Randoph; Lionel, 2nd Lord Rothschild (d. 1937), Tring Park, by 1899; his nephew, Nathaniel, 3rd Lord Rothschild; given by him to the Lord Baldwin Fund for Refugees, sale at Christie's, 25 May 1939 (256), bt Gooden & Fox; bt. from Gooden & Fox, London, by E.E. Cook, 1939, who bequeathed his collection to the National Art Collections Fund, 1955

Acquisition Credit:

From the Ernest Edward Cook collection.

Inscription(s):

label; verso; R.A., Old Masters, 1890, lent Rev. D.C. Randolph, Orford, Wickham Market (Yale House)
label; verso; printed with ink addition; Art Treasures, 1857, (endorsed in ink) Smyth N 1 (this was Manchester)
supporting information; verso; Christie's, 25 May 1939, Lord Baldwin's Fund for refugees, presented by Lord Rothschild, no lot number. As from Braddyll coll., 1846; Manchester, 1857, no. 52; coll. T.P. Smyth; R.A., 1890, no. 124; coll. Rev. C.W. Randolph; G. and C., p. 111; Armstrong, p. 196; exerpt from a sale catalogue

Exhibition(s):

Documentation:

Winter, Carl. 1958. The Fitzwilliam Museum, An Illustrated Survey.London: Trianon Pressp. 379
pl. 95

Goodison, J. W.. 1977. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 204-205
pl. 15

Woudhuysen, P.. 1982. Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): Pevensey Pressp. 84

Penny, Nicholas. 1986. Reynolds.London?: Weidenfeld and Nicolson
pl. 48

Graves, A.. Cronin, W.V.. 1899-1901. A history of the works of Sir Joshua Reynolds, P.R.A..p. 113
reproduced

Mannings, David. 2000. Sir Joshua Reynolds: a complete catalogue of his paintings.New Haven and London: p. 103
Reproduced (black and white) vol.2 fig.1561

Goodison, J. W.. 1967. [Unknown; Illustrated London News; 1960].London:
Source Title: Illustrated London News II (1960)
p. 1502
reproduced

Accession:

Object Number: PD.10-1955
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 3805; input: 2000-04-07; modified: 2017-04-28)

Related
Resource:

Pharos

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/3805





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