The Marquis of Granby giving Alms to a sick Soldier and his Family


  • Title

    The Marquis of Granby giving Alms to a sick Soldier and his Family

  • Artist/maker

    Edward Penny (1714 - 1791)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    oil on canvas

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    101 x 127 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Edward Penny, the artist, 1787.

  • Museum location

    currently out on loan

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Solkin David, Painting for Money: The Visual Arts and the Public Sphere in Eighteenth-century England (Yale University Press, 1993), 72, 200, illus. 200

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