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Title

Dr Benjamin Hoadly MD

early 1740s

Artist

William Hogarth

England

10 Nov 1697 - 25 or 26 October 1764

Alternate image of Dr Benjamin Hoadly MD by William Hogarth
Alternate image of Dr Benjamin Hoadly MD by William Hogarth
Alternate image of Dr Benjamin Hoadly MD by William Hogarth
  • Details

    Other Title
    Dr Benjamin Hoadley M.D.
    Date
    early 1740s
    Media category
    Painting
    Materials used
    oil on canvas
    Dimensions
    75.9 x 63.5 cm stretcher; 98.5 x 86.2 x 5.0 cm frame
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Credit
    Purchased 1951
    Location
    15th–19th c European art
    Accession number
    8586
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    William Hogarth

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    Works in the collection

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  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 4 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 9 publications

  • Provenance

    John Hoadly, England, Probably collected this painting. It is likely that this is the portrait mentioned by John Hoadly in a letter to Hogarth as being sent up to London to be repainted.

    Lord Mackintosh of Halifax, England

    Henry Pelham-Clinton, 7th Duke of Newcastle, 14th Earl of Lincoln, England

    Francis Pelham-Clinton-Hope, 8th Duke of Newcastle, 15th Earl of Lincoln, 1928-04 Jun 1937, England, by descent, sold Christie London, 4 June 1937, lot no. 38

    Agnew's, London, 04 Jun 1937-09 Nov 1945, London/England, Purchased from the Earl of Lincoln's sale Christie's London, 4 June 1937, lot no. 38

    Freeman & Son, post 09 Nov 1945, England, Purchased from Agnew's, 9 November 1945

    Sotheby's London, 21 Jun 1950, London/England, Purchased by Agnews at Sotheby's London, 21 June 1950. Jointly owned by Agnew's and Arthur Tooth & Sons.

    Agnew's, London, 21 Jun 1950-27 Apr 1951, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Agnew's 1951. Jointly owned by Agnew's and Arthur Tooth & Sons.

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