Lot 299
Provincial School (18th century), Portrait of The Reverend Robert Edwards DD
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on canvas (lined), unsigned, inscribed on the verso "Robert Edwards DD / Rector of Kibworth / Beachamp/ 1642-43" and with a hand-written sheet reading "The Reverend Robert Edwards DD. / He was Rector of Kibworth Beauchamp / in Leicestershire from 1662 to 1704, where / a monument in the Church records his death / on the 27th of April 1704, aged 91./ Robert Edwards = Alice Goddard / Rev. Robert Edwards DD = Margaret Lascoe / Francis Edwards of Welham = Anna Margaretta Vernatti / Lord Ann Hamilton = Mary Edwards " is affixed to the verso, presented in an antique carved and giltwood asymmetrical auricular frame.

SS 14.25 x 9 1/8 in.; DOA 23 x 16.5 in.

Obscuring varnish and minor scattered retouch visible under UV light; stretcher marks; minor stable craquelure; later gilding and restoration to frame.

$500 - 1,000