Discoveries

— Discoveries

James Iverach's portrait is confirmed

James Iverach (1839–1922)

James Iverach (1839–1922), oil on canvas, 1912, by Allan Newton Sutherland (c.1885–1918)
photo credit: University of Aberdeen

Ida Cartwright Slarke (1897–1990), Mayor of Scarborough (1972–1973)

Ida Cartwright Slarke (1897–1990), Mayor of Scarborough (1972–1973), c.1972, oil on canvas by Stella Marie Clair Lane (Langrick) (1915–2001)
© the artist's estate
photo credit: Scarborough Collections

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Not a Constable, but a Wainewright

Landscape with Cornfield

Landscape with Cornfield, 1853, oil on canvas by Thomas Francis Wainewright (c.1815–1887)
photo credit: Manchester Art Gallery

— Discoveries

Portrait by studio of Martin Archer Shee

General Sir Thomas Picton (1758–1815)

General Sir Thomas Picton (1758–1815), (copy after an earlier painting) c.1815–1820, oil on canvas by Martin Archer Shee (1769–1850) (studio of)
photo credit: Scolton Manor Museum

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Bridge over the Thames identified

Old Chelsea Bridge

Old Chelsea Bridge, oil on panel by James M. Burnet (1788–1816)
photo credit: Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums

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Portrait confirmed to be by Lowes Cato Dickinson

The Constable of the Tower

The Constable of the Tower, (General the Right Honourable Robert Cornellis, 1810–1890, Baron the Lord Napier of Magdala, GCB, GCSI, Governor of Gibraltar, 1876–1883), 1890, oil on canvas by Lowes Cato Dickinson (1819–1908)
photo credit: University of Aberdeen

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The Lindsell's eldest son identified

Mrs Mary Linsdell (b.1805), with Her Son, Thomas (b.1835)

Mrs Mary Linsdell (b.1805), with Her Son, Thomas (b.1835), c.1837, oil on canvas by John Robert Wildman (1788–1843)
photo credit: Valence House Museum

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Exciting discovery of a rare painter

Heraclitus, Ancient Greek Scientist

Heraclitus, Ancient Greek Scientist, oil on canvas by Johannes Moreelse (after 1602–1634) (attributed to)
photo credit: Museums Sheffield

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Behind the scenes: more discoveries

Brig 'Shannon' of Shoreham

Brig 'Shannon' of Shoreham, c.1871, oil on canvas by Alexander K. Brander (active c.1862–1888)
photo credit: Marlipins Museum

Oxford: The East End of the Old Ashmolean Museum, Looking towards Broad Street

Oxford: The East End of the Old Ashmolean Museum, Looking towards Broad Street, late 19th C–early 20th C, oil on canvas by John Everett (1876–1949)
photo credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London

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John Morrison self portrait identified

Self Portrait (?)

Self Portrait (?), c.1850, oil on canvas, attributed to John Morrison (1782–1853)
photo credit: Dumfries and Galloway Council (Kirkcudbright)

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Kyffin Williams’ Conservatory identified

Conservatory, Highgate (Athlone House)

Conservatory, Highgate (Athlone House), 1944, oil on canvas by Kyffin Williams (1918–2006)
© Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru / The National Library of Wales
photo credit: Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru / The National Library of Wales

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Field Marshal Frederick Sleigh Roberts identified

Field Marshal Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts, VC, on 'Vonolel', c.1895

Field Marshal Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts, VC, on 'Vonolel', c.1895, oil on canvas after Charles Wellington Furse (1868–1904)
photo credit: Belfast City Hall

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New attribution to Henry Perronet Briggs

Edward Smith-Stanley (1799–1869), 14th Earl of Derby

Edward Smith-Stanley (1799–1869), 14th Earl of Derby, 1839 or before, oil on canvas by Henry Perronet Briggs (1791/1793–1844)
photo credit: Bury Art Museum

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'Yasmeenah' found to be Lena Pullen

Yasmeenah

Yasmeenah, c.1880, oil on canvas by Frederic Leighton (1830–1896)
photo credit: McLean Museum and Art Gallery – Inverclyde Council

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A mix-up of Maidments

Bournemouth, Dorset, by the Sea

Bournemouth, Dorset, by the Sea, 1890, oil on canvas by Henry Maidment (active 1889–1914)
photo credit: Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum

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Unknown First World War Officer identified

Second Lieutenant Paul Chancourt Giradot (1895–1914), 1st Bn OBLI

Second Lieutenant Paul Chancourt Giradot (1895–1914), 1st Bn OBLI, c.1916–1918, oil on canvas by unknown artist
photo credit: Carmarthenshire Museums Service Collection

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Five attributions made in one discussion

Isabella Arlosh (1835–1905)

Isabella Arlosh (1835–1905), (wife of James Arlosh and mother of Godfrey Arlosh), oil on canvas by William Salter Herrick (c.1807–1891)
photo credit: Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford

Portrait of an Unknown Man

Portrait of an Unknown Man, (formerly identified as Henry Ireton, c.1611–1651, Parliamentarian General and formerly attributed to Samuel Cooper, 1609–1672), c.1645, oil on canvas by unknown artist
photo credit: Trinity College, University of Oxford

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Sitter found to be George Whitefield

George Whitefield (1714–1770)

George Whitefield (1714–1770), after 1743, oil on canvas, after Francis Kyte (active 1710–c.1750)
photo credit: Westminster College, Cambridge