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Sir John Aubrey (1680-1743)

BRITISH SCHOOL, 18th Century

[image: Sir John Aubrey (1680-1743)]

Media: oil on canvas

Size: 126.0 x 103.0 cm

Acquired: 1956; Gift; Iwan Morgan

Accession Number: NMW A 45

Sir John Aubrey (1680-1743) 3rd baronet of Llantrithyd and Boarstall, was MP for Cardiff 1706-10 and Sheriff of Glamorgan. The costume of the sitter suggests that the picture was painted in the early 1700s.

1 comment

rupert Oneil on 11 September 2012, 14:32

this piece of art is simply a masterpiece. The subtle colours and astonishing brush lines magnificently portray a collect image of power. I am in deep and true love with this painting. Thankyou Sir John Aubrey for bringing me this pleasure i have been seeking all my life.

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