Historical Portraits Picture Archive

Portrait of a Gentleman 1800c.

George Romney (1734-1802)

Portrait of a Gentleman, George Romney
Oil on canvas
19th Century
30 x 25 inches 76.2 x 63.5 cm
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This gentleman wears the more sober fashions, the black coat and simple white stock that began to predominate in men's dress at the turn of the nineteenth century, sometimes proposed as a deliberate reaction to the peacock fineries of Napoleonic Europe.
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