English School, circa 1730
Portrait of Thomas Scawen, three-quarter-length, in a cream coat and blue waistcoat, in a landscape with a classical building beyond; and Portrait of a Mrs. Thomas Scawen, three-quarter-length, seated, in a brown dress, beside a fountain, in a landscape with an aquaduct beyond
oil on copper
19 x 16 in. (48.2 x 40.7 cm.)
a pair (2)
Anon. sale, Christie's, London, 16 December 1966, lot 221, as 'Fournier' (sold 120 gns.).
Anon. sale, Christie's, London, 17 March 1978, lot 52, as 'Charles Philips' (sold £1,870).