Historical Portraits Picture Archive
Portrait of Miss Gunning 1770c.
Nathaniel Hone the Elder (1718–1784)
Oil on canvas
25 x 19 inches 63.5 x 48.3 cm
Hone's facility with femal beauty is typified by this beautiful portrait, in which he conveys a seducitve wit and an engagement with the viewer equalled by few of his contemporaries.
Philip Mould Ltd, 18-19 Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5LU.
Copyright Philip Mould Ltd.