Thomas Basil Fanshawe (1829-1905)

Object number

LDVAL 2004.5.4

Date

exact 1857

Physical description

Small oval bust length portrait of a young man in a grey/brown three piece suit with a white shirt and a broen cravat that is decorated with a simple red tie-pin. He has dark brown curly hair that is parted on the side of his head and greased down. He has a black beard and moustache. He is turned slightly to his left and is looking at the artist. Set on a plain white background.

Condition

Fair

Type

Portrait Painting

Size

whole length: 280mm
width: 230mm

Collection type

Visual arts, Fanshawe Portraits

Inscription

Inscription Ink Bottom of mount: Thomas Basil Fanshawe. / by Mrs Carpenter 1857
Inscription written in ink on back: Thomas Basil Fanshawe / Capt. 33rd (Duke of Wellington's) Regt. / by Mrs Carpenter 1857

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1539/4

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Gallery

Metadata
Start dateexact 1857
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypePortrait Painting
Collection type
Visual arts
Fanshawe Portraits