John Rolle Walter

Description
John Rolle Walter served both as MP for Exeter (1754-76) and for Devon (1776-79). The second son of John Rolle of Stevenstone and Isabella Charlotte née Walter, he took the name of Walter on inheritance of his mother’s estates in Oxfordshire. He travelled to Italy on the Grand Tour in 1752-53 and was painted by Batoni in Rome.
Accession Loan No.
411/2008
Simple Name
painting
Full Name
John Rolle Walter
Medium
oil on canvas
Common Name
John Rolle Walter
Production Person Surname
Batoni
Production Person Initials
Pompeo Girolamo
Production Country
Italy
Period Classification
George II (1727-1760)
Collection Class
Paintings
Production Town
Rome
Production Area Region
Southern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Production Date
1753
Production Year Low
1753
Production Year High
1756
Inscription / Transcription
John Rolle / Walter Esq.
Family Group

Dimensions
stretcher height 981 mm; stretcher width 733 mm
Created At
2016-10-13 15:46:38
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:43:50

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