English School, 19th Century A portrait of a British officer, thought to be Captain Thomas Penrice 56 x 44in
Lot 7029W
English School
19th Century
A portrait of a British officer, thought to be Captain Thomas Penrice 56 x 44in
Sold for US$ 15,625 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Property from a Private Los Angeles, California Collection
English School, 19th Century
A portrait of a British officer, thought to be Captain Thomas Penrice
inscribed extensively (on the reverse)
oil on canvas
56 x 44in

Saleroom notices

  • Please note: Inscribed on the reverse: 'Portrait of Captain Thomas Penrice of the 16th Queen's Lancers / (Second son of Thomas Penrice Esquire of Yarmouth Norfolk) / He served in that regiment of Calvalry at all the Campaigns / under the Duke of Wellington in Portugal Spain and France / He purchased Kilvrough House Estate on March 20, 1820 / and other Estates in Glamorganshire and was appointed afterwards/ Major Commandant of the Swansea and Fairwood Yeomanry Cavalry / He was Born 12th of March 1789'
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