Joseph Wright of Derby

Portrait of John Whetham (1731-1781), of Kirklington



Joseph Wright of Derby - Portrait of John Whetham (1731-1781), of Kirklington

Provenance

Commissioned by Robert Holden (1722-1808), and by descent until
Sotheby's, London, 11 July 1990, nr. 51 (sold £418,000)
acquired by the present owner in 1994
Sale Christie's, London, 5 July 2011, nr. 27

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c.1783-1785

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1790

Joseph Wright of Derby Portrait of Captain William Kirke
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Joseph Wright of Derby
Portrait of John Whetham (1731-1781), of Kirklington
130.8 x 101.9 cm
Oil on canvas
Sale Christie's, London, 5 July 2011