6 - 7 June 2006
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Portrait of Bartholomew Frere Esq., half-length, in a black jacket and a white cravat
oil on canvas
30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm.)
Mr. Arthur Graham Glasgow, by whom bequested to the present owner in 1956.
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Bartholomew Frere 1776-1851, the fifth son of John Frere, MP for Norwich, was a diplomat. He was Secretary to the Embassy of Constantinople in 1807 and later in charge of the embassy at the Porte.
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