Joseph Wright of Derby

Portrait of Thomas Oldknow



Joseph Wright of Derby - Portrait of Thomas Oldknow

Provenance

Mrs. C. J. Pooley, 1897
anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 5 July 1929, nr. 70, as 'Portrait of Robert Oldknow' (60 gns. to Kings Galleries)
anonymous sale, Motcomb Galleries, London, 24 March 1965, as 'Raeburn', to Sherborn
D.R. Sherborn, Fawns Manor, Bedfont, Middlesex
sale Sotheby's, London, 12 March 1969, nr. 117 (361 gns. to Capt. Mackintosh)
anonymous sale (The Property of a Gentleman), Christie's, London, 23 November 1973, nr. 162 (4,800 gns. to Pelham)
sale Christie's, London, 9 December 2016, nr. 164

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

Joseph Wright of Derby View of Nemi Lake at Sunset
View of Nemi Lake at Sunset
1790

Joseph Wright of Derby
Portrait of Thomas Oldknow
245 x 152.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Sale Christie's, London, 9 December 2016