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Sir Walter St John (1622-1708), 3rd Baronet by Jonathan Richardson the Elder

Sir Walter St John (1622-1708), 3rd Baronet by Jonathan Richardson the Elder
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Medium - oil on canvas

Measurements - H 74.5 x W 66 cm

Purchased in 1965 from Vernon St.John, 6th Viscount Bolingbroke

Year:
c. 1680
Artist:
John Richardson the Elder (1667-1745)
Type:
Portrait
Location:
Drawing Room, Lydiard House
Owner:
Swindon Borough Council
Reference:
Lyd 1992/024
Copyright:
Lydiard House
Credit:
Friends of Lydiard Park
Last updated on:
Saturday 11th September 2021

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