• Christie's Interiors - Masters auction at Christies

    Sale 5927

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    29 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 491

    English School, late 18th Century

    Portrait of a gentleman, traditionally identifed as Samuel Hood (1724-1816), bust-length, in a navy coat and red waistcoat, a tricorn under his left arm, in a feigned oval

    Price Realised  

    English School, late 18th Century
    Portrait of a gentleman, traditionally identifed as Samuel Hood (1724-1816), bust-length, in a navy coat and red waistcoat, a tricorn under his left arm, in a feigned oval
    with old hand-written inscription 'Samuel Hood in Boston' (on the stretcher) and 'J. S. Copley.' (on the relining canvas, possibly after an original inscription)
    oil on canvas
    30 x 24 in. (76.3 x 61 cm.)


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