30 September 2005
Property from the Ackland Art Museum, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, sold to benefit the Acquisitions Fund
George Romney (Dalton-in-Furness 1734-1802 Kendal)
Portrait of John Kenwich, Jr., bust-length, in a red coat with fur trim
oil on canvas
30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm.)
Knapp Collection, by whom given to the Ackland Museum of Art.
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The present work may be identifiable with sittings in 1779 recorded in the artist's pocket book for a portrait of 'Mr. Kenrick' (sic.) for a Mr. Walsingham (see Ward & Roberts, Romney, II, 1904, p. 87).
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