London, South Kensington
4 July 2007
Circle of Thomas Bardwell (East Anglia 1704-1767 Norwich)
Portrait of a boy, three-quarter-length, in a red slashed doublet with a blue mantle, a spaniel at his side
oil on canvas
29 7/8 x 25 in. (75.9 x 63.5 cm.)
E. Green, Bournemouth; Christie's London, 5 July 1937, lot 45 as 'Hudson', (25 gns. to WD[?]).
with Dickinson, London.
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