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Portrait of a seated gentleman, seen in view to the left with his head turned towards the viewer. He has his left arm resting on the corner of a table and his hand with a ring on the little finger draped over the edge; the table, situated in the right bottom corner of the composition, has ornately carved legs and on it are placed books and a black hat; his legs are crossed and held open on his knee is an book.
oil on canvas
H 124.2 x W 100.7 cm
gift from Thomas Thornhill Shann, 1901
s(blc): T. Hudson/ Pinxit 1757