© Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
© Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

Untitled (Portrait of a Naval Officer)

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Portrait of a Naval Officer; half-length, slightly to right, his right hand inside his coat, the left on his hip, wearing a bob-wig, full-skirted coat with deep cuffs, waistcoat and shirt frilled at the wrists, in an oval, within an elaborately scrolled border with cannon and flags, at the foot, a cartouche with a naval engagement. Graphite, with watercolour, on vellum.
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From the Watercolour World

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England

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