An image of Stephen Croft

Sir Joshua Reynolds

(England 16 Jul 1723 – 23 Feb 1792)

Stephen Croft

Other titles:
Lieutenant Stephen Croft, Stephen Croft (1744-1813), Stephen Croft, Junior
Location
Not on display
Year
1760
Media
Painting
Medium
oil on canvas
Dimensions
76.2 x 63.6 cm stretcher; 95.5 x 82.0 x 7.0 cm frame
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Purchased 1965
Accession number
OB1.1966
Provenance
Harry Croft, Yorkshire/England, Great grandson of Stephen Croft (1744–1813).
Private Collection, Hampshire/England, Before 1964.
Stephen Croft, 1760, England, Painted for Stephen Croft (1712–98) in 1760 and paid for on 8 June 1761.
Stephen Croft, post 1760, England, Passed at an unknown date, after 1760, by Stephen Croft (1712–98). By inheritance to his son Colonel Harry Croft (1775–1853); by inheritance to his son Stephen Croft (1827–71); by inheritance to his son Harry Croft (1857–1926).
Sotheby's London, 09 Dec 1964, London/England, Purchased by Agnew's from Sotheby's London, 9 December 1964, lot 171. Listed in the 'other properties' section of the catalogue as 'Lieutenant [sic] Stephen Croft'. Jointly purchased by Agnew's and Newhouse Galleries for ₤600.
Agnew's, London, 09 Dec 1964-15 Oct 1965, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Agnew's 1965 ('Sir Archer Croft'). Jointly purchased by Agnew's and Newhouse Galleries from Sotheby's London, 9 December 1964, lot 171. Listed in the 'other properties' section of the catalogue as 'Lieutenant Stephen Croft'.