PAINTINGS & PRINTS
England, or possibly France.
oil on canvas
[Overall Ht]49″ __[Overall Wdth]39″ __[Overall Depth] __[Overall Len] __[Overall Diam] __[Other]sight measurements
three-quarter length portrait of a young man with a light colored curled wig, wearing a dark jacket, long waistcoat, and white shirt with ruffled cuffs. His left hand is tucked in his waistcoat, his right hand rests on two books on top of a carved chest; a sword hangs at his left side.
PAINTINGS/unknown artists/ portraits
Descended in the owner’s family.
Philip Ludwell I __(1638-1705) another suggested death date is 1716 – Son of Thomas Ludwell ( -1657) of Discoe, Bruton, Somerset, England and his wife Jane Cottington. He came to Williamsburg, Virginia in 1660; married Lucy Higginson, his first wife. His second wife was Lady Frances Culpeper, widow of Governor Berkeley of Virginia. __See MESDA’s photographic files for more information on the subject. Also refer to MESDA’s small Virginia cards for more information on the subject.
Molly Prince –Bradford L. Rauschenberg –Frank L. Horton __08/19/1974