Attractive portrait of a Victorian era gentleman dating to approximately 1880. The sitter, approximately 70 years of age, is seated in an armchair. He wears a black suit, a white shirt, a turquoise tie, and thick side whiskers as per the style of the time. He has paused during the reading of a letter in his lap. The letter’s envelope is on the table to his right.
Medium: Oil on canvas.
Condition: Very good condition.
Dimensions: 91 x 70.7 cm. / 35 3/4 x 27 3/4 in.
Frame: Sold without frame.
Origin: United Kingdom.