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Title: THOMAS CARLYON OF TREGREHAN (2nd) (1686- 1732)
Oil on canvas
30" x 25"
Oil on canvas
Conservation 2011
Thomas Carlyon was a successful lawyer and tin adventurer. He extended the Carlyon estates and styled himself Esquire. He married Elizabeth Hawkins of Pennans, Creed in 1715. This portrait may date from that time. The artist is not known, but Viv Hendra suggests it may be William Gandy, the Westcountry portraitist.
Provenance The Carlyon family by descent (out of Cornwall for some time)
Exhibited The Lander Gallery 2012
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