John Fanshawe (1662-99), 3rd of Parsloes

Object number

LDVAL 43

Date

after 1662 – before 1699

Description

John Fanshawe, 3rd of Parsloes, was the son of John Fanshawe (See no.37) and his wife Alice. He matriculated at Trinity College in 1678 and entered the Inner Temple in 1680. John later became the Auditor of the Duchy of Lancaster. On 21st November 1695 he married his distant cousin Mary Coke at Barking. Together they had four children: Thomas (1696-1758) (See no.1); John (1697-1763) (See no.44); Susannah (1698-1759) (See no.39); Charles (1699-1757) (See no.350). He died at the age of 37 and was buried at Barking.

Physical description

Best length portrait of a man wearing a a dark coloured jacket and a scarf tied around his neck. He wears a long dark curled wig. Set on a plain background.

Type

Portrait Painting

Size

Whole length: 762mm
width: 635mm

Collection type

Visual arts, Fanshawe Portraits

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Metadata
Start dateafter 1662
End datebefore 1699
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypePortrait Painting
Collection type
Visual arts
Fanshawe Portraits