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Artist
Francis Cotes, English, 1726–1770
Title
Portrait of Captain Edward Knowles, R.N. (1742-1762)
Date
c. 1762
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
Canvas or panel: 50 × 39 3/4 × 15/16 in. (127 × 101 × 2.4 cm) Frame (outer): 58 × 47 11/16 × 2 15/16 in. (147.3 × 121.1 × 7.5 cm)
Credit Line

The Rienzi Collection, museum purchase funded by the Rienzi Society

Current Location
Rienzi
FOYER
Accession Number
2013.19
Classification
Painting
Provenance

[Spink and Son, London, 1931]; Spencer Bickerton, New York, 1932; [M. Harris and Sons, London]; William Goadby Loew, New York, 1932-1956; [Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, April 27, 1956, as a Portrait of Captain Charles Knowles, lot 320]; P. Bader, 1956-c.1960; Joseph A. Patrick, Old Westbury, New York, c. 1960-2011; (Sotheby's New York, June 9, 2011, lot 112); (Adam Williams Fine Art, New York, June 2011- October 2012).