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Lot 0068
Portrait of John Chambers

oil on canvas

inscribed on verso John Chambers / born at Gothenburg. Febr. 1726 / painted by Rigaud / London . Decem. 1776 

framed

29.5 x 24.5 in. (sight)

Condition

The portrait was relined and has craquelure, now stabilized, throughout. There is a significant amount of in-painting around the figure, along the edges, and a few smaller spots just above the head and on the coat. Lines of craquelure were also filled here and there. Finally, there is a wear to the frame, including chips.

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John Francis Rigaud (English, 1742-1810)

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000Jul 29, 2017
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Cincinnati, OH, USA
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