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Presented, 1955. Museums Sheffield
Portrait of Sir William Grant
Artist: Sir Thomas Lawrence , English, 1769 - 1830
Material and Medium: oil on canvas
Dimensions: Frame: 941 x 814 x 48mm
Department: Visual Art
Accession Number: VIS.3135
Sir William Grant (1752–1832) was a lawyer and a member of parliament known for his excellent public speaking. He is painted here with an air of romantic glamour. This was a favoured portrait style in the Regency period (early 1800s).
Display Location: Graves Gallery

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