Historical Portraits Picture Archive

Portrait of Matthew Lews Snr d.1812 1790c.

Sir William Beechey RA (1753-1839)

Portrait of Matthew Lews Snr d.1812, Sir William Beechey
Oil on canvas
18th Century
30 x 25 inches 76.2 x 63.5 cm
Beechey was an able portrayer of simple and direct likeness and this speaking portraits is a highly successful example of his middle class portraiture.
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