London, South Kensington
7 June 2001
Circle of William Owen, R.A. (1769-1825)
Portrait of a gentleman, quarter-length, in a black coat and white cravat
oil on canvas
20 x 17 in. (50.8 x 43.2 cm.)
In an French 18th century carved and gilded frame.
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