Bernard Lens, circa 1720 Thomas Whitmore

BERNARD LENS (1682-1740)

Bernard Lens, circa 1720 Thomas Whitmore

c. 1720 England

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Bernard Lens, circa 1720 Thomas Whitmore (1711-1773) resting on a mossy tree trunk with his dog beside him Signed on the obverse in monogram, in turned ivory frame the reverse inscribed Thomas.-/nat.1711./afterwards Sir Thomas K.B./ married Anna dr of Sir Jm Cope/ ob 1773 Provenance: Lady Whitmore, Christies, London, 2 November, 1971, lot 121.

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Lens painted the miniatures of Thomas’s siblings and parents, William and Elizabeth Whitmore of Apley Estate, Shropshire. The portrait of his sister is in the Victoria and Albert Museum.
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1968
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Signed on the obverse in monogram, in turned ivory frame the reverse inscribed Thomas.-/nat.1711.
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