Historical Portraits Picture Archive

Portrait of Charles James Fox, 1790s 

Sir Henry Raeburn PRSA (1756-1823)

Portrait of Charles James Fox, 1790s, Sir Henry Raeburn PRSA
Oil on canvas
18th Century
50 x 40 in (127 x 101.2 cm)
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This portrait is a remarkable early copy after the iconic likeness by John Opie, a significant testament from the young Raeburn to another artist's work, an exercise in painterly emulation that already displays some of the key notes of Raeburn's mature style.
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