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Reverend John Bowstead (1788–1871), Rector of Musgrave, Westmorland

Photo credit: National Trust, Newark Park

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This painting was copied from the original portrait in 1871. It shows Reverend Bowstead, Rector of Musgrave, aged 56, seated with a quill in his right hand, poised to write.

National Trust, Newark Park


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  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    96 x 85 cm

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  • Acquisition method

    gift from John Workman


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