Thomas Hudson (Devonshire 1701-1779 Twickenham)
Portrait of James Neave, half-length, in a brown coat, within a painted stone oval
oil on canvas
76 x 63.5cm (29 15/16 x 25in).
- We are grateful to Sir John Guinness for informing us that this portrait represents James Neave of Walthamstow, Essex, who was the father of Sir Richard Neave, first Baronet. The painting used to be in the Neave Collection at Llys Dulas, Anglesey, and is listed in John Steegman's catalogue of Portraits in Welsh Houses, Vol. I (North Wales, 1957).