Three-Quarter-Length Portrait of a Seated Gentleman Wearing a Wig and Brown Coat

Image credit: Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

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Although the source of this portrait is unknown, it was presumably acquired by Trinity College of Music (now Trinity Laban) because the sitter was then believed to be George Frideric Handel (1685–1759), which closer enquiry does not support.

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

London

Title

Three-Quarter-Length Portrait of a Seated Gentleman Wearing a Wig and Brown Coat

Date

c.1730

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 145 x W 127 cm

Accession number

TL 3

Acquisition method

unknown acquisition method

Work type

Painting

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Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

King Charles Court, Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, London, Greater London SE10 9JF England

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