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Painting (Oil on Canvas, Framed) of Richard Lovett, Attributed to Joseph Wright of Derby, c.1760

Inventory Number: 43023
Object Type:
Persons: Joseph Wright
Date Created: c. 1760
Accession Number: 1986-17
Brief Description: Portrait of Richard Lovett (1692 - 1780), scientist, naturalist, author of works on electricity and poet.
Oil on canvas, framed and unglazed.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by the National Maritime Museum in 1986. Previously lent by the National Maritime Museum (1960 - 1986) along with 56486. From the Gabb Collection of scientific portraits, purchased from G. H. Gabb by Sir James Caird and presented to the National Maritime Museum at its foundation.
Collection Group:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
900 760 28 mm

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