21 September 2000
George Chinnery (1774-1852)
Portrait of John and Agatha Humphreys
with inscription 'Adam Buck del' (lower right) and with further inscriptions 'John + Agatha Humphreys/Drawn By A Buck/G. Chinnery' (on a label attached to the backboard)
pencil and watercolour, heightened with touches of white, on the artist's original mount
6¾ x 53/8 in. (17.1 x 13.7 cm.)
executed circa 1810
London, Martyn Gregory, Canton and the China Trade, 1986, no. 51.
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