soldportrait of lancelot andrewes c 1750 english school

SOLD....Portrait of Lancelot Andrewes c. 1750; English School.



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Oil on canvas in a 19th c. gilt frame.
A good quality portrait of a gentleman of the George III period; he looks intently and seriously past the viewer.
The portrait is of Lancelot Andrewes, a prosperous draper from Cheapside whose daughter Mary married in 1753 Edmund Keene.
It has passed by descent through the Ruck-Keene family.
The Rucks are descended from a family of German bankers who moved to England in the 1500s and settled in Suffolk.
SIZE: 27 x 22.5 inches inc. frame.
PROVENANCE: by descent.
Internal Ref: 8630

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