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Creator:
Thomas Gainsborough RA, 1727–1788, British
Title:

Portrait of a Young Man with Powdered Hair

Former Title(s):

Possibly a self-portrait

Date:
ca. 1750
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG) (trimmed oval): 3 1/8 x 2 3/4 inches (7.9 x 7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed, lower right: "TG" (G incomplete); on verso: "by T.Gainsborough his own portrait"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.187
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
costume | Georgian | male | man | oval | portrait
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38692
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Hugh Belsey, Thomas Gainsborough: The portraits, fancy pictures and copies after old masters, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, p. 909, cat. 985, NJ18.G16 B453 2019 (LC) Oversize (YCBA)


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