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    Sale 5857

    Old Master & British Pictures

    23 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 157

    Irish School, 18th Century

    Portrait of Charles Schlin, half-length, in a blue coat, his left hand resting on a table with Thomas Rutherforth's Natural Philosophy, Vols. I & II (Cambridge, 1748)

    Price Realised  

    Irish School, 18th Century
    Portrait of Charles Schlin, half-length, in a blue coat, his left hand resting on a table with Thomas Rutherforth's Natural Philosophy, Vols. I & II (Cambridge, 1748)
    with inscription '1746 Charles Schlin of Thomastown Portaway [?] He was the eldest son of John Schlin of Thomastown, died 22nd June 1817 [?]' (on an old hand-written label on the stretcher)
    oil on canvas
    46¼ x 36 in. (116.8 x 91.8 cm.)


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