Thomas Hazlehurst (British, 1740-1821)
A Gentleman, wearing brown coat with black collar, white waistcoat, frilled chemise, red solitaire and tied cravat, his hair powdered.
Signed on the obverse with initials TH, gold frame, the reverse with gold monogram WL surrounded by gold wire chain border on opalescent glass all within gold mounted blue glass border.
Oval, 65mm (2 9/16in) high
Provenance: Purchased in 1987
Exhibited: Portrait Miniatures from the Merchiston Collection, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, 23 September 11 December 2005, no.36
Literature: Stephen Lloyd, Exhibition Catalogue, 2005, p.66