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Portrait of Sir John van Hatten

Devis, Arthur (painter)

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Portrait of Sir John van Hatten


Devis, Arthur (painter) [ULAN info: British artist, 1708-1787]







Technique Description

oil on canvas


height: 76.2 cm
width: 64 cm




bequeathed: McDonald, D.M., Dr 1992 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)

By descent to the sitter's son-in-law, Rev. William Goodall; Major Goodeall, Dinton Hall, his sale Sotheby's 19 May 1926, lot 19 (as Gentleman in a landscape by B. Wilson), withdrawn; anonymous sale, London, Christie's, 28 November 1969, lot 203 (as Sir John van Hatton), bt. Carter (5,000 gns)

Bequeathed 1991.


  1. signature
    Position: lower centre
    Content: Art Devis fe.
  2. date
    Position: lower centre
    Content: 1753

Accession Number

PD.114-1992 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 3185; Input Date: 2000-03-22 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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