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Oil painting - John Sheepshanks
  • John Sheepshanks
    Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863
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John Sheepshanks

  • Object:

    Oil painting

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (painted)

  • Date:

    1832 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on paper laid on panel

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

  • Museum number:

    FA.152[O]

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Oil on paper laid on panel depicting a quarter-length portrait of John Sheepshanks in profile

Place of Origin

Britain (painted)

Date

1832 (painted)

Artist/maker

Mulready, William RA, born 1786 - died 1863 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Oil on paper laid on panel

Dimensions

Height: 16.4 cm estimate, Width: 13.2 cm estimate, Height: 313 mm frame, Width: 282 mm frame, Depth: 68 mm frame, :

Object history note

Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

Descriptive line

Oil painting depicting a portrait of John Sheepshanks in profile by William Mulready. Great Britain, 1832.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860, Ronald Parkinson, Victoria and Albert Museum, London: HMSO, 1990, p. 208
Julius Bryant, ed. Art and Design for All. The Victoria and Albert Museum London: V&A Publishing, 2011. ISBN: 9781851776665.

Materials

Oil paint; Paper; Panel

Techniques

Oil painting

Subjects depicted

Portrait

Categories

Paintings; Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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