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Francis Hayman, 1707/8–1776

Dr. Charles Chauncey, M.D.

Former Title(s):

A Gentleman [1977, British Art at Yale, Apollo]

Materials & Techniques:
Oil on canvas
25 x 17 inches (63.5 x 43.2 cm)

Label on verso, upper left: “Eugene Victor Thaw | 726 Park Avenue New York | Francis Hayman | ‘Portrait of a Gentleman’ | 1747 | oil on canvas | 25 x 17’”; upper center: “K 538847 | [logo] | Allied Van [...] | 20[...]”

Signed, lower right : "F HAYMAN pinx[t]?" [maybe dated 1747 under frame]

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
balustrade | brocade | bust | column (architectural element) | costume | man | marble | physician | portrait | science | science | sculpture
Associated People:
Chauncey, Charles (1709–1777), physician and antiquary
Not on view
IIIF Manifest:

Francis Hayman (Kenwood House, 1987-06-24 - 1987-09-30) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

Francis Hayman (Yale Center for British Art, 1987-04-01 - 1987-05-31) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

Brian Allen, Francis Hayman, Yale University Press, New Haven, 1987, pp. 93-4, 171, no. 13, NJ18 H3324 A54 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Malcolm Baker, The marble index : Roubiliac and sculptural portraiture in eighteenth-century Britain, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, 2014, pp. 21, 23, 295, NB466 .B355 2014 OVERSIZE (YCBA) [YCBA]

British Art at Yale, Apollo, v.105, April 1977, pp. 242, 244, fig. 9, N1 .A54 + OVERSIZE (YCBA) [YCBA]

Malcolm Cormack, Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, p. 110-111, N590.2 A83 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Ellis Waterhouse, An Impressive Panorama of British Portraiture, Apollo, v. 105, no. 182, April 1977, pp. 242, 244, fig. 9, N1 A54 + (YCBA) Another copy of this article may be found in a separately bound and catalogued copy of this issue located on the Mellon Shelf [call number : N5220 M552 A7 1977 + (YCBA)] [YCBA]

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