Circa 1750 England
Three 18th Century Portraits – Circle of John Singleton Copley
Height 36 inches (91 cm)
Width 28 inches (71 cm)
Depth 2 inches (5 cm)
A fine set of three mid-eighteenth century portraits depicting two ladies and a man, possibly a mother, her son and daughter-in-law.
Circle of John Singleton Copley (1738 – 1815)
Retaining the original carved giltwood frames
Portraits in identical frames formed of flower-carved rococo scrollwork exist in the collection of the Earl of Wemyss at Gosford House.
Provenance: Sold Christies, 1988. Price £22,000
Dimensions listed refer to size of frames.