London, South Kensington
18 February 2007
CIRCLE OF GEORGE ROMNEY, (BRITISH, 1734-1802)
Portrait of Lt. Col. The Hon. Francis Wheeler Hood (1781-1814), three-quarter-length, in the uniform of the 3rd Foot Guards, his hands on the hilt of his sword, in a landscape
oil on canvas
50 x 40 in. (127 x 101.5 cm.)
with The Parker Gallery, London.
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The Guard's Officers Memorial at the Royal Military Chapel, Wellington Barracks, records the death of Lt. Colonel The Hon. Francis Wheeler Hood as at the Affair of Aire, dated March 2nd, 1814.
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