Circle of Thomas Gibson (British, c.1680-1751). Sensitively observed and painted portrait of an artist, seated sideways on a mahogany chair in a library, half length, in a rust velvet coat and green velvet cap. Oil on canvas, bears remains of 19th century gallery label on the verso. Not re-lined. In general good condition. Framed in a period gilt and gesso picture frame.
Canvas size is: 29 3/4 x 24 3/4in. (75.5 x 63cm.)